La Jolla-based Palomar Holdings, Inc. has appointed Angela Grant as its Chief Legal Officer, effective immediately.
Grant brings over 30 years of operational and legal experience in the insurance industry and will oversee all in-house and corporate counsel duties. Ms. Grant will also play a prominent role in regulatory, compliance and strategic matters.
"Angela brings tremendous experience and insight to Palomar's executive leadership group," said Mac Armstrong, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. "As we expand our team, I am impressed not only by Angela's impeccable legal credentials, but by her wide-ranging insurance experience. Her approach to ethics and compliance, as well as business development, make her an excellent cultural fit at Palomar, and she will be an invaluable asset to our Company in the years to come."
Grant most recently served as Chief Legal & Innovation Officer at CSE Insurance Group. Previously, Ms. Grant served as the Head of Compliance & Legal at Hippo Insurance.
In addition to her legal and compliance background, past leadership roles at Esurance, Kemper and GEICO burnished her credentials in mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, and strategy.
Founded in 2014, Palomar Holdings is the holding company of subsidiaries Palomar Specialty Insurance Co., Palomar Specialty Reinsurance Company Bermuda Ltd., Palomar Insurance Agency Inc. and Palomar Excess and Surplus Insurance Co.