Brian Hanuschak Named President of Victor O. Schinnerer & Company

Chevy Chase, MD – Leading underwriting manager Victor O. Schinnerer & Company, Inc.  announced it has appointed Brian Hanuschak as president. Mr. Hanuschak will be based in the firm’s Chevy Chase, Maryland, headquarters and report to Rob Byler, CEO of The Schinnerer Group.

In his new role, Mr. Hanuschak will be responsible for leading operations and developing business across the firm’s range of specialty insurance products. His focus will include expanding the existing platform by driving new product innovation and extending the reach of the distribution network.

Prior to taking the role of president, Mr. Hanuschak served as managing director of sales and distribution for Victor O. Schinnerer & Company, where he focused on new program development, sales and marketing strategy, and cultivating broker and carrier relationships. Prior to joining Schinnerer, Mr. Hanuschak was a managing director in the Treaty Department at Guy Carpenter. He is a 31-year veteran of the insurance industry and has held senior management positions in subsidiaries of Travelers, GE Capital, and General Reinsurance.

“Brian’s experience and dedication has been instrumental in ushering the firm into an exciting and dynamic era,” Mr. Byler said. “I am confident he will have an even greater impact in his new role and will deliver the leadership, strategic vision, and product innovation that will position our organization to exceed the needs of our carriers, brokers, and insureds.”

Commenting on his new position, Mr. Hanuschak said: “I am excited by the opportunity to drive growth and expansion for Schinnerer. We are in an outstanding position to deliver additional product options and innovation to our broad distribution force while maintaining our focus on customer service and underwriting excellence.”


About Schinnerer
Victor O. Schinnerer & Company, Inc. is one of the largest and most experienced underwriting managers of specialty insurance programs in the world. Schinnerer now serves more than 46,000 insureds in various specialty industries through independent insurance agents and brokers.

Media inquiries contact

Starr Crusenberry
(301) 951-6904
Starr.N.Crusenberry@Schinnerer.com 

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