Derek Whipple Joins Alliant Insurance Services

first_img Facebook TAGS  Pinterest By Digital AIM Web Support – February 25, 2021 NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Feb 25, 2021– Derek Whipple has joined Alliant Insurance Services as Senior Vice President, Energy & Marine. Whipple’s employment significantly enriches and expands the Alliant Energy & Marine capabilities located on the West Coast. Whipple has a long tenure in the insurance brokerage world and a specialized focus on power-related energy. “Derek’s unique combination of engineering and finance expertise adds a more robust service offering to our E&M Power team,” said John Ludwig, Co-COO, Alliant Specialty. “His knowledge will prove invaluable to our clients, markets, and the overall Alliant family as we continue to grow.” Prior to joining Alliant, Whipple held a variety of broking and leadership positions in the power and energy sectors. His 25-plus years of experience includes power generation, conventional thermal plants, such as gas and coal-fired facilities to renewable energy including solar, wind, storage, and alternative technologies. His experience spans both operations and construction programs, which includes contractual risk transfer, alternative capital structures, and business interruption associated with the competitive power markets. Whipple began his career as a field engineer for a large highly protected risk carrier. Whipple earned a Bachelor of Applied Science degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of British Columbia and an MBA with an emphasis in Finance from Washington State University. Whipple is a licensed fire protection engineer in the state of Washington. Whipple can be reached at (510) 233-3301 or [email protected] Whipple is based in the San Francisco office of Alliant. About Alliant Insurance Services Alliant Insurance Services is one of the nation’s leading distributors of diversified insurance products and services. We operate through a network of specialized national platforms and local offices to offer our clients a comprehensive portfolio of solutions built on innovative thinking and personal service. The business of managing risk is getting more complex, and Alliant is meeting this complexity head-on, not with more layers of management, but with more creativity and agility. Alliant is changing the way our clients approach risk management and benefits, so they can capitalize on new opportunities to grow and protect their organizations. Visit us at alliant.com. View source version on businesswire.com:https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210225005222/en/ CONTACT: ALLIANT SPECIALTY CONTACT Shari Paul Assistant Vice President, Specialty Group (949) 239-5457 [email protected] ALLIANT CORPORATE CONTACT Nick Kopinga Vice President Corporate Marketing and Communications (949) 260-5004 [email protected] KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA CALIFORNIA INDUSTRY KEYWORD: INSURANCE PROFESSIONAL SERVICES SOURCE: Alliant Insurance Services Copyright Business Wire 2021. PUB: 02/25/2021 08:05 AM/DISC: 02/25/2021 08:05 AM http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210225005222/en Local NewsBusiness WhatsApp Pinterestcenter_img WhatsApp Facebook Derek Whipple Joins Alliant Insurance Services Twitter Twitter Previous articleGroove Brings Sendoso Sending to the InboxNext articleBarcelona faces Sevilla in league-cup doubleheader Digital AIM Web Supportlast_img read more