Chris Barrow has 30 years of experience in the casualty insurance industry. He started his career as a claims adjustor at Crawford & Company before moving into underwriting at Western World Insurance Group.
Chris has held various E&S underwriting roles with increasing management responsibilities at Crum & Forster Specialty and most recently at Vela Insurance Services where he served as Vice President and Chicago Branch Manager. He is experienced in underwriting construction, products, hospitality and premises based risks. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Wittenberg University as well as a Construction Risk and Insurance Specialist (CRIS) designation from the International Risk Management Institute, Inc. (IRMI).