Jay Shelton

Senior Vice President, Executive Risk | Assurance

Jay Shelton is the Senior Vice President of Executive Risk at Assurance. With almost two decades of risk management experience, Jay leads the Executive Risk Team which focuses on both publicly traded and privately held Directors & Officers Liability, Errors & Omissions, Cyber, Crime, Employment Practices, Management Liability and other executive management coverages. His main responsibility is to identify and evaluate clients’ exposure and implement programs that will minimize risk. Jay combines these preventative strategies with insurance coverages that will respond in the event of a claim. He hands-on experience in performing a full range of risk, insurance management, and compliance functions across multiple industries, including financial institutions, manufacturing, staffing and real estate.Prior to this role, Jay was the senior vice president of risk management services at Assurance. Before joining Assurance, Jay held several risk management roles for Fortune 500 companies, including Trinity Industries and GE Capital.He earned a Master of Business Administration from the University of Notre Dame and Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice from Indiana University. He currently is a member of the Professional Liability Underwriter Society (PLUS) and Risk Management Society (RIMS).