Schaumburg, Ill. (October 17, 2019) – Assurance, the 35th largest insurance brokerage in the U.S., is happy to announce the recent hiring of Edward (Eddie) Corrigan. Eddie will serve as a risk management consultant within the property and casualty division and be based out of Assurance’s downtown Chicago office.

Eddie spent most of his career in the government sector working alongside congressman Peter Roskam, in Washington D.C. While in D.C., he served as Roskam’s director of community outreach and legislative correspondent. Due to his political career, Eddie has developed a unique outlook on risk management solutions for his clients. He specializes in analyzing unidentified risk exposures, developing cost-containment strategies and designing safety plans. By thoroughly understanding his clients’ objectives, Eddie minimizes organizational risk and maximizes the health and well-being of his clients’ employees. 

Assurance prides itself on attracting leading professionals throughout the United States. The brokerage continues to recruit top talent by recognizing their knowledge, awarding their successes, and investing in their careers. 

“Eddie joins Assurance with a very compelling background. He examines risk management through a different lens and a fresh perspective, his intellect, and charisma will be a great asset to our property and casualty team,” said Anthony Way, senior vice president, practice leader at Assurance. 

Eddie graduated from the University of Notre Dame with a bachelor’s degree in political science and government. In November of 2018, Eddie was a candidate for the Illinois House of Representatives. 

About Assurance

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