MINNEAPOLIS, MN--(Marketwired - October 12, 2016) - Beazley has announced that Mark Rhodes will join its US accident & health insurance (A&H) division as regional sales manager.
Mr Rhodes brings nearly 20 years of insurance sales experience to Beazley's growing sales team. He will be based in the company's Chicago office, serving producers and customers in Illinois and Wisconsin.
Previously, Rhodes worked for Aflac as a group representative responsible for cultivating broker relationships and managing a team of sales associates in Illinois. Prior to that, he was a regional sales manager for Aflac, managing and training a successful salesforce.
Dan Jones, director, broker relations at Beazley, said: "We are excited to add Mark to the team selling our gap protection products. Mark's extensive consultative sales experience will help Beazley work with our broker partners to develop solutions specifically designed to meet the needs of their clients."
Beazley A&H offers a suite of gap protection products that helps employers broaden benefit options, while providing employees with valuable protection against life's uncertainties. The lead product is Supplemental Medical (Gap) product, which provides a benefit amount for eligible out-of-pocket medical expenses (deductibles, co-pays and co-insurance). In addition, Beazley offers Hospital Indemnity, Limited Medical and Critical Illness insurance.
Note to editors:
Beazley plc (BEZ) is the parent company of specialist insurance businesses with operations in Europe, the US, Latin America, Asia, the Middle East and Australia. Beazley manages six Lloyd's syndicates and, in 2015, underwrote gross premiums worldwide of $2,080.9 million. All Lloyd's syndicates are rated A by A.M. Best.
Beazley's underwriters in the United States focus on writing a range of specialist insurance products. In the admitted market, coverage is provided by Beazley Insurance Company, Inc., an A.M. Best A rated carrier licensed in all 50 states. In the surplus lines market, coverage is provided by the Beazley syndicates at Lloyd's.
Beazley is a market leader in many of its chosen lines, which include professional indemnity, property, marine, reinsurance, accident and life, and political risks and contingency business.
For more information please go to: www.beazley.com
About Beazley Supplemental Medical (gap medical)
Benefits and range of options may vary by state. Premium will vary based on plan chosen. A waiting period for late entrants may apply. This policy is renewable at the option of the company.
The Supplemental Medical Expense (out-of-pocket) plan is not a major medical plan. The product is designed to reimburse certain covered expenses, and is only available if an employer has a major medical plan in place. Out-pocket expenses submitted for reimbursement must be eligible under the major medical plan, and must meet the coverage definitions under our policy (may not include full reimbursement, if annual plan limits have been met). Riders for outpatient services performed in a physician's office/urgent care, or for outpatient chemotherapy/radiation performed in a licensed facility, may not be available in all states.