XPT Group Announces Dana Bjornson as Chief Financial Officer

Bjornson to drive further company growth, lead financial strategy

June 27, 2024XPT Group today announced the appointment of Dana Bjornson as its new Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Bjornson comes on board at a pivotal time with a focus on continuing XPT’s momentum, leading the business’ financial strategy and driving sustainable growth.

Bjornson began his career at KPMG as an auditor, and he has since held various leadership roles in the insurance (both life and P&C), mortgage, and investment banking sectors. His extensive background includes 28 years of experience at the CFO level, with 22 of those years at George K. Baum & Company, a privately held investment banking firm specializing in public finance. He most recently served as CFO at Mylo, a privately held digital insurance agency.

Commenting on his new appointment, Dana Bjornson said, “XPT Group is led by industry veterans, and filled with talent across all industries they serve. I look forward to leveraging my 40+ years of experience in finance to contribute to the company’s continued success, seize opportunities and achieve our ambitious goals.”

“Dana’s extensive experience and proven track record of driving growth and financial excellence make him an invaluable addition to XPT Group,” said Tom Ruggieri, XPT CEO. “It’s my priority as CEO to continue to strengthen our leadership team and position the company for future success. Dana will play a crucial role in this as he guides the company’s financial strategy from here forward.”

In addition to hiring Bjornson as CFO, XPT recently appointed Suzette Torres as VP of Personal Lines to spearhead the growth of XPT Specialty’s personal lines insurance division. The company is growing, with 22 offices located around the United States.

To learn more about XPT Group, visit xptholdco.com.

 About XPT Group 

XPT is your eXpert Partner Team for wholesale insurance. A team of specialist experts collaborating to efficiently bring the greatest value. Listening to client partners enables the service culture that anticipates needs and leads to true partnership. The unique win-win approach multiplies the value XPT brings to its clients and market partners.

XPT brings together wholesale brokerage and binding firms across many specialty lines through acquisitions and new product development. XPT stands apart by delivering expertise through a collaborative partnership culture. www.xptspecialty.com

 

Contact:  Kyle Stevens  kyle.stevens@xptspecialty.com

Media contact: Claudia Costello claudia.costello@104west.com

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