Demotech Announces Additional Faculty for Its Wrap-Up on Legislative Special Session on Florida Property Insurance
Columbus, Ohio, May 13, 2022: Demotech, Inc., the first to request a special session to address the
litigation crisis affecting Florida’s residential property insurance marketplace, announces additional
faculty for its June 2 webinar. Scheduled from 1100 am to 1230 Eastern, the webinar provides these
experts with a forum to share their opinions of the initial outcome of the special session. The panelists
Mahsa Saeidi, investigative reporter at WFLA, Tampa. Mahsa is a four-time Emmy Award
winning journalist and a former Assistant District Attorney (Brooklyn, NY). Masha is able to
discern law enforcement protocols from both a crime and injustice perspective.
Edouard von Herberstein, Partner, Hudson Structured Capital Management. Edouard serves as
Chief Underwriting Officer for Reinsurance Strategy. His extensive prior experience was
attained at Ariel Re, Goldman Sachs, and Glacier Reinsurance.
Adam Schwebach, Executive Vice President and Branch Manager, Tampa, Gallagher Re. Adam
is responsible for servicing clients and production efforts in the southeast and has extensive
experience working with Florida property insurance companies with a secondary focus on the
InsurTech space. Adam has the experience of receiving a roofing solicitation via text.
Invited: Kevin McCarty, Founder and Principal Consultant, Celtic Global Consulting. In
2003, Kevin was Florida’s initial appointed Commissioner. Kevin oversaw the industry that
responded to dozens of natural events including hailstorms. In 2016, Kevin formed Celtic
Global to provide financial analysis, regulatory assessment, and advocacy on insurance issues.
The previously announced participants include Joseph Petrelli, ACAS, ASA, MAAA (MBA), Barry
Koestler, CFA, Bob Warren, CPA (Inactive), CPCU, and W. Burke Coleman, Esquire. Also confirmed
are Guy Fraker, Lisa Miller, and Wesley Todd, Esquire.
The link to registration is https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1465647223656015119
About Demotech, Inc.
Demotech, Inc. was the first firm to review independent, regional and specialty insurers, 1989. More
recently, we were the first to call for a special session on Florida’s property insurance marketplace. Since
1985, Demotech has served the industry by assigning accurate, reliable, and proven Financial Stability
Ratings ® to Property & Casualty insurers and Title underwriters. Demotech’s philosophy is to review and
evaluate insurers based on their area of focus and execution of their business model rather than solely on
financial size. Visit www.demotech.com for additional information.