SOURCE: The Warranty Group, Inc.

The Warranty Group, Inc.

March 23, 2015 17:32 ET

Ted Wagner Joins The Warranty Group as Global Chief Underwriting and Actuarial Officer

CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - Mar 23, 2015) - The Warranty Group, a leading global provider of warranty solutions and underwriting services, is proud to announce the addition of Ted Wagner to its executive leadership team. Wagner joins The Warranty Group as Executive Vice President and Global Chief Underwriting and Actuarial Officer. In this role, he will be responsible for the organization's global underwriting and actuarial functions.

"Ted's extensive underwriting background and impressive actuarial credentials will bring a fresh perspective to our underwriting and actuarial functions around the world," said Thomas W. Warsop III, President and CEO of The Warranty Group. "His proven leadership skills and experience will make him an invaluable member of our global team."

Wagner brings nearly 25 years' experience to the role having previously held a variety of positions at Amerisure Insurance Company including both Chief Actuary and Chief Underwriting Officer. He also provided actuarial services to Fortune 500 companies as an actuarial consultant for PriceWaterhouseCoopers LLP.

Wagner has served on several not for profit boards including the Detroit Symphony Orchestra. He is a Fellow of the Casualty Actuarial Society and a member of the American Academy of Actuaries.

About The Warranty Group: Celebrating more than 50 years of industry leadership, The Warranty Group is one of the world's premier global providers of warranty solutions and related benefits, with operations in more than 35 countries and nearly 1,700 employees. With Virginia Surety Company and London General Insurance as our wholly-owned insurance companies, The Warranty Group is a single-source solution that provides underwriting, claims administration, and marketing expertise to some of the world's leading manufacturers, distributors, and retailers of consumer goods including automobiles, homes, consumer appliances, electronics, and furniture, as well as specialty insurance products and services for financial institutions. For more information, visit www.thewarrantygroup.com.