Grant Phillips joins Branch Insurance Company
Phillips brings years of insurance regulatory experience to the firm.
Branch insurance company announced on Friday that it was setting up Grant Phillips as Associate Director of Regulatory Affairs.
“We are delighted to have Grant join the branch team during this period of growth and expansion,” said the branch’s director of regulatory affairs. austin bailey. “Grant’s experience leading OIR’s legislative agenda and navigating the Florida Legislature during these difficult times for the industry makes him an ideal candidate as Associate Director of Regulatory Affairs at Branch.”
Phillips brings years of insurance experience to the legislative process and has built relationships with legislative leaders, members and staff.
He recently led the government affairs team for the Florida Office of Insurance Regulation. During his nearly four years at OIR, Phillips worked on key legislation, including benefit allocation and property insurance reform. It has also worked with national partners such as the National Association of Insurance Commissioners to develop effective regulations.
“I’m thrilled to join the Branch team,” said Phillips, who was named one of Florida’s rising political stars by INFLUENCE magazine. “I look forward to the opportunity to use my skills to further the Branch’s mission of making insurance a force for the common good. »
Branch, launched in 2019 by an insurance veteran Steve Lekas and tech entrepreneur Joe Emison, is home and auto insurance whose priority is to make insurance simple to buy and less expensive. It provides instant bonding capability, which eliminates the friction associated with coverage and helps consumers easily join their home and car together.