MORRISTOWN, N.J., December 1, 2020 – Crum & Forster (www.cfins.com) today announced that Doug Cauti has joined the company as Executive Underwriter in the Commercial Lines Division’s Risk Management Construction Department. C&F Risk Management Construction specializes in accounts written on a loss-sensitive basis, primarily with deductibles ranging from $100,000 and up, as well as construction risks seeking an insurance program that blends both loss-sensitive and guaranteed-cost elements.
“Doug brings a wealth of knowledge, experience and long-term construction-focused nationwide agency relationships to the team,” said Martin Horsman, Senior Vice President, Contractors Segment for Crum & Forster. “He will be an integral part of our newly launched Risk Management Construction Department, concentrating on large contractors with risks seeking a loss-sensitive solution to their business insurance needs.”
“I am honored to join C&F at this incredible time in their growth trajectory,” said Cauti. “With the current pandemic and the challenging environment construction contractors currently find themselves operating in, now more than ever they need to examine their risks to ensure they have the proper solutions in place for their business insurance needs. I look forward to growing C&F relationships with national and regional insurance brokers across the country.”
“Doug Cauti brings a wealth of experience in loss-sensitive construction for C&F clients,”
SVP, Contractors Segment
Previously, Cauti was New England regional vice president at Conner Strong & Buckelew of Marlton, N.J. Before that, he was national senior vice president and chief underwriting officer for the Specialty Construction Operation at Liberty Mutual Insurance in Boston. He also served as president, North Region Insurance Operations, at Seabright Insurance in Seattle. Cauti holds a B.A. in Accounting from Bloomsburg University in Pennsylvania.