Woodruff Sawyer, one of many nation’s largest impartial insurance coverage brokerages, has introduced the appointment of Todd Dorsey (pictured above) as vice chairman in its non-public fairness and enterprise capital group.
In his new position, Dorsey will companion with non-public fairness corporations, progress fairness corporations, various asset managers, strategic acquirers, household workplaces, and their portfolio corporations on a spectrum of insurance coverage merchandise regularly utilized in middle-market transactions. This consists of insurance coverage and worker advantages due diligence for energetic transactions in addition to transactional threat options similar to representations and warranties, tax opinion, litigation and contingent legal responsibility.
Previous to becoming a member of Woodruff Sawyer, Dorsey served at Lockton, the place he offered threat mitigation for personal fairness and personal equity-backed portfolio corporations.
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“I’ve at all times admired Woodruff Sawyer from afar on account of their excessive stage of specialization and experience, a lot of which is highlighted of their industry-advancing thought management,” Dorsey mentioned. “My position supplies an thrilling alternative for me to work alongside leaders inside the non-public fairness group, run quick for shoppers, and be an important a part of rising the non-public fairness and transactional threat group right here at Woodruff Sawyer.”
“Todd brings tenacity and curiosity to his position and an actual want to assist us construct the follow,” mentioned Luke Parsons, senior vice chairman at Woodruff Sawyer’s non-public fairness and enterprise capital group. “His work with the non-public fairness and transactional threat groups is significant to our progress, and we’re thrilled to have him be part of us at Woodruff Sawyer. I look ahead to the optimistic influence he can have for our shoppers.”