Chief Financial and Administrative Officer
Fred is responsible for managing shareholder financial and operational priorities, stewarding the enterprise valuation, leading the capital planning and management, strategy management, business development, project management, tax and treasury planning and operations teams, as well as serving on the company’s Executive Team.
In his role, Fred serves as the financial advisor and liaison to the Company’s Board of Directors. Additionally, he is responsible for all external financial constituencies, including banking, investment banking, independent accounting and key financial partner and vendor relationships.
Prior to joining Hagerty, Fred served as Senior Vice President, Treasurer, Investor Relations Officer and Tax Director for OneBeacon Insurance Group. While with OneBeacon he played a significant role in the company’s $690 million Initial Public Offering, and its re-domestication to Bermuda, served as a key member of their business development team, developed the Investor Relations function, restructured the company’s Treasury and Tax functions and led several operating committees.
Prior to OneBeacon, Fred served as Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President in the asset management industry as well as held senior positions in the tax and treasury functions at Travelers Insurance. He started his career at Price Waterhouse.
Fred has over 30 years in the insurance and asset management industries.
He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Massachusetts CPA Society and serves on the Venture North Board of Directors in Traverse City, Michigan. He is an active member of the University of Massachusetts Alumni Association and is a frequent volunteer with the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, the Relay for Life Cancer Walk and Campuses Against Cancer.
Fred is a Certified Public Accountant and studied business as an undergraduate at the University of Massachusetts.