NFP Adds Industry Veteran Michael MacCrory to its Expanding Energy & Marine Specialty Practice

MacCrory brings specialized domestic and global insurance expertise focused on complex risks in the energy sector

January 25, 2023


HOUSTON – January 25, 2023 – NFP, a leading property and casualty broker, benefits consultant, wealth manager and retirement advisor, today announced the hiring of Michael MacCrory as senior vice president within its Energy & Marine practice. In this role, MacCrory will contribute to the ongoing growth of NFP’s Specialty business. He reports to Vilma Vanegas, senior vice president, practice leader, Energy & Marine.

“I’m thrilled to welcome Mike to our growing team of talented and experienced Specialty professionals,” said Vanegas. “With his experience across marine and excess liability underwriting, risk management analysis at an integrated oil and gas company, and insurance broking, Mike is well positioned to develop and evaluate solutions for the most challenging and complex casualty issues our energy clients face.”

MacCrory joins NFP from Marsh, serving most recently as managing director and placement leader for the Marsh Houston Excess Team, working on the company’s largest midstream and downstream energy accounts. Prior to this, he was team lead for the Umbrella/Excess Coverage and Excess & Surplus Lines business at John L. Wortham & Son, L.P. MacCrory holds a Chartered Professional Casualty Underwriter designation from The Institutes and has more than four decades of specialized insurance expertise within the energy industry.

“I’m excited to join NFP and work with Vilma and her exceptional Energy & Marine team,” said MacCrory. “Risk management in the energy industry is increasingly more complex, and organizations need access to a variety of skilled resources to make decisions regarding new and evolving challenges. I’m confident my background, in concert with the capabilities of my new NFP colleagues, will enhance our ability to help energy companies overcome a variety of challenges.”

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