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CAC Specialty Fortifies Private Equity Practice with Senior Vice President, Chief Operating Officer, Kenny Ross

Nov 7, 2023

DENVER, Nov. 7, 2023CAC Specialty, a leading specialty insurance broker and advisor, is pleased to announce the appointment of Kenny Ross as Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of the Private Equity Practice. In this capacity, Kenny will work closely with the Private Equity team and play a pivotal role in formulating and executing the operational and strategic objectives of the Private Equity Practice.

“The private equity sector plays a crucial role in the global economy and has been a cornerstone of CAC’s growth since 2019,” said Eric Joost, Chief Operating Officer of CAC Specialty. “Kenny’s appointment continues to fortify CAC Specialty’s commitment to providing exceptional service and expertise within the private equity sector. His strategic vision and operational awareness will be instrumental in driving the practice forward.”

David Payne, Chief Revenue Officer at CAC Specialty, remarked, “Kenny’s proven track record and deep understanding of the financial industry make him a valuable addition to our Private Equity practice. With his leadership, we are poised to strengthen our position in the private equity sector and continue delivering exceptional value to our clients.”

Before joining CAC Specialty, Ross held a variety of roles at several major global brokerage firms. These roles included serving as Vice President in the Financial Institutions Group at a large independent insurance broker, where he excelled in advising top financial institution clients. Prior to this, Ross served as a senior transactional liability broker and operational leader within the M&A Group at a prominent global brokerage firm. He holds an MBA in Strategic Management from Villanova University and a BSBA in Business Management from Babson College. 

“I’m excited to be a part of CAC Specialty and to add my expertise to a team that consistently excels in market-leading solutions within the private equity sector,” said Ross. “With our strong industry relationships and extensive experience in this robust market, we’re in a prime position to expand our reach even further.”




About CAC Specialty

CAC Specialty is a leading specialty insurance broker and advisor that provides expertise and placement capabilities across the spectrum of insurance and capital markets. CAC delivers customized solutions for a wide range of risks, serving both large corporations and small-to-medium enterprises. As an employee-controlled company, we house top industry talent dedicated to meeting our clients’ comprehensive risk management needs.

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