Brown & Riding
901 Main Street, Suite 3650
Dallas, TX 75202
d. (972) 439-9477
Brown & Riding was incorporated in California in 1980, and has since grown to become the 6th largest Property & Casualty wholesaler with nearly a billion in premium volume in 2019 and 18 offices nationwide. A guiding principal throughout the company's growth has been its dedication to the core values of Teamwork, Quality, and Professionalism.
Brown & Riding specializes in Casualty, Property, and Management Liability and has experts within each of those areas including construction, energy, financial institutions, healthcare, life sciences, real estate, and transportation.
Andrew Grim joined Brown & Riding in 2014 to start the Dallas, TX office. In his first three years in Dallas, Andrew became a shareholder and was named Senior Vice President. In 2017, 2018, and 2019 he was a top new business producer for Brown & Riding, specializing in Construction. Most recently, Andrew was named the 2019 "Young Broker of the Year" by the Insurance Insider. This award celebrates a key individual in the global broking sector, aged 35 and under, who has made significant contributions to the industry and its future development.
Throughout his career, Andrew has been an innovator of Excess & Surplus Lines products and works closely with his surrounding colleagues to solve the needs of strategic clients and their respective insureds. Andrew maintains a very high commitment to excellence and hold's Brown & Riding's mission in high regard: "To achieve the best results for our clients by setting the standard of excellence for the wholesale insurance brokerage industry and to build a great firm that attracts, develops, inspires, and retains outstanding people."
· All types of casualty insurance programs for large residential, commercial, and public works construction developers & contractors
· Commercial & residential real estate portfolios
· All aspects of comprehensive Consolidated Insurance Programs (CIPs, OCIPs and CCIPs)
Further, Andrew is a critical member of Brown & Riding's Construction Practice Group (CPG), a knowledgeable and dedicated team of Construction experts across the country, specializing in Casualty, Property, Environmental, and Professional Liability. Together, they excel at placing General and Excess Liability policies (including annual, Project Specific, OCIP/CCIP, Builders Risk, and Professional Liability) and commercial and residential Wrap-Ups. The CPG possesses broad market access, specific expertise, and in-depth product knowledge in order to be an advocate for clients and provide the best possible value and experience available in the marketplace. The group has placed countless policies for:
· Residential, commercial, industrial, and public works projects
· New construction, remodel/repair, conversions, and demolition
· Developers, general contractors, trade, and specialty contractors
· International exposures
· Manufacturers and suppliers of construction-related products