NEW YORK – December 6, 2022 – NFP, a leading property and casualty broker, benefits consultant, wealth manager and retirement advisor, today announced Aaron R. Haimowitz has joined its National Claims Service practice as a senior vice president, Construction and Infrastructure Claims. Haimowitz brings over 25 years of legal, risk management and loss control experience to his new role at NFP. He will report to Jeff Stagg, National Claims Service practice leader, and collaborate closely with Adrian Pellen and David Bowcott, co-leaders of NFP’s North American Construction and Infrastructure Group.
“I’m excited to welcome Aaron to the NFP National Claims Services team,” said Stagg. “We continue to advance toward becoming the pre-eminent risk control driven insurance advisor and broker. Bringing Aaron onto the team only strengthens our position in the marketplace and our ability to help clients navigate complex claims, learn from their loss control and claims data, and protect their assets.”
Prior to joining NFP, Haimowitz was director of risk management for Turner Construction Company’s New York region. In this capacity, he oversaw risk management, insurance procurement, claims management, and loss control programs. Notably, Haimowitz previously coordinated critical loss control and risk management initiatives by partnering with insurance carriers and innovative construction technology companies. His background will allow NFP’s clients to leverage this unique experience to bend the risk curve by focusing on the use of innovative technology designed to increase workplace safety, efficiencies and productivity while reducing project costs and claim exposures.
Formerly a Partner at the national law firm Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman & Dicker, LLP, Haimowitz specialized in representing owners, developers, general contractors and trades in all aspects of construction litigation. His litigation management and claims handling strategies will help NFP’s clients to shorten case life cycles in a cost effective and results oriented manner while decreasing litigation costs and increasing program profitability.
“We are thrilled to have Aaron join us to help our construction and infrastructure clients better prepare, evaluate and learn from their claims,” said Pellen. “Aaron’s advocacy skills will ensure NFP construction and infrastructure clients accelerate their access to their insurance covers.”
Haimowitz, who is a frequent lecturer on construction litigation, safety and risk management topics, has a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Hofstra University, a Juris Doctor degree from Hofstra University School of Law, and a Construction Risk and Insurance Specialist (CRIS®) designation from the International Risk Management Institute.
“I am excited to join NFP’s North American Construction and Infrastructure Group and National Claims Services team and honored to work with industry leaders such as Jeff, Adrian and David,” said Haimowitz. “NFP is growing its position as a destination of choice for leaders in the construction brokerage industry. I look forward to leveraging my experience to help NFP’s clients navigate the complexities and unique challenges in today’s construction industry environment.”