For Immediate Release
October 10, 2017
Media Contact: Thomas Thamm
tthamm @ vermontmutual.com
MONTPELIER, Vermont (October 10, 2017)—Vermont Mutual Insurance Group® has welcomed Brody Gilbert as its company controller. Gilbert started his insurance finance career at PwC, spending 13 years in various posts within PwC’s National Insurance Practice. Most recently Gilbert held senior management positions at Bluestone Life Insurance Company and Arbella Insurance Group.
As company controller, Gilbert will be involved in various aspects of the finance organization, including the preparation of the operating budgets, financial reporting and billing; all while supporting the company’s strategic and transformation initiatives.
“We couldn’t be more thrilled to have Brody join us at Vermont Mutual” stated Brian Eagan, Vermont Mutual’s Chief Financial Officer & Treasurer. Eagan continued “Along with Brody’s broad experience in finance and accounting, he also brings a strong understanding of the insurance industry itself, further serving our goal of remaining a financially strong institution that best serves our policyholders, our employees and our Independent Agent Partners.”
Mr. Gilbert will be based at the Group’s Montpelier headquarters.
Vermont Mutual Insurance Group® is a trade name of Vermont Mutual Insurance Company, Northern Security Insurance Company, Inc. and Granite Mutual Insurance Company. Chartered in 1828, Vermont Mutual is one of the ten oldest mutual property/casualty insurers in the United States and provides coverage throughout New England and upstate New York. Through more than 400 independent agencies, the Group insures 300,000 policyholders with a direct written premium of more than $435,000,000. The group is rated “A+ Superior” by A. M. Best and a Ward’s Top 50 performing property/casualty for the past nine consecutive years.