Phil serves as Chief Underwriting Officer for Signal Management Services. Initially hired in 2017 as one of three underwriters on the team, he was appointed as an Officer in 2021. In his role, Phil is responsible for developing underwriting procedures and strategic initiatives, overseeing all aspects of the Mutual’s underwriting function, and ensuring appropriate services are coordinated and delivered to all Members of the Association. Additionally, Phil manages the relationship with the Mutual’s State Act Companion Program carrier and the development of new product offerings for Signal Members. Phil has over fifteen years of (re)insurance industry experience. Prior to joining Signal, he worked at General Reinsurance Corporation for over ten years, where he served as Vice President and North American Marine Manager. He graduated from Franklin & Marshall College with a double major in Finance and Government.
VP, Underwriting and Member Services
AVP, Underwriting and Member Services
Taylor brings an extensive background in maritime underwriting, most recently serving as a Vice President of US Marine Insurance at Aspen Insurance Group. In his role as AVP of Underwriting and Member Services, Taylor works closely with our brokers servicing existing and prospective Members of the Mutual. In addition to his production underwriting responsibilities, Taylor is a key contributor to the development of Signal's underwriting and account management technology infrastructure. He also brings his expertise in program management to the oversight and development of the SafeShore guaranteed cost program.