President & CEO, Colonna’s Shipyard Chairman of the Board
CFO, SVP and Treasurer, Matson Inc Vice Chairman of the Board
President and CEO Signal Administration VP of the Association
Richard Wood leads the U.S. agents for the Signal Mutual Indemnity Association Ltd., a Bermuda domiciled mutual and the largest single provider of Workers’ Compensation benefits under the U.S. Longshore & Harbor Workers Act. Signal Administration is a U.S. affiliate of Charles Taylor (Hamilton).
Richard has spent over forty years in the insurance industry relocating to the U.S. in 1983. Following an extensive number of years in New York and Houston with the global average adjusting company, Richards Hogg International (now part of the Charles Taylor Group), he joined Signal Administration, Inc. in 2001 as Vice President Marketing and Underwriting.
In 2005, he moved to Connecticut to take up the Chief Operating Officer role, then subsequently the role of Chief Executive.
Richard is an Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute (ACII) and a Fellow of the Association of Average Adjusters (FAAA).
VP and General Counsel, Signal Administration Assistant Secretary of the Board
Bermuda Resident Director, Charles Taylor Consulting VP of the Association
President, James J Flanagan Shipping Corp
VP and General Counsel, Kirby Corp
CFO and Treasurer, Port of Virginia
President, Florida Stevedoring Inc
President and CEO, Northeast Ship Repair
Chief Underwriting Officer, Signal Administration
CEO, Charles Taylor Investment Managers
General Manager, Charles Taylor Consulting
President, Global Container Terminals
SVP and General Counsel, Crowley Maritime Corporation