Euclid Financial Institution Underwriters, LLC (Euclid Financial) is proud to announce the hiring of Sean Brennan as Underwriting Director, effective August 12th.  Sean will focus on the underwriting of Euclid Financial’s core business of management liability lines (D&O, E&O, EPL, Fiduciary Liability) for financial institutions.

Prior to joining Euclid Financial, Sean was an Assistant Vice President with Validus Specialty in New York, where he was responsible for underwriting financial institutions business on a national basis.  Before joining Validus in 2015, Sean served as a Senior Underwriter with The Catlin Group for five years, focused on similar management liability lines of business.  Preceding his Catlin experience, Sean was a Broker with Sharebridge Private Equity Consolidated (now Vanbridge, LLC), and began his career as an Associate with the law firm of Hoagland, Longo, Moran, Dunst & Doukas, LLP.

Dave McDonald, Managing Principal at Euclid Financial, comments “We are extremely pleased to have the opportunity for Sean join the Euclid Financial underwriting team.  Sean brings a wealth of underwriting experience in the financial institutions space, and we look forward to his contributions to the long-term success of our underwriting platform.”

Sean will be based in the greater New York City area, and will work with Euclid Financial’s Managing Principals, Dave McDonald and Jim Thomas, both based out of Framingham, MA.

Sean can be contacted directly by phone at (908) 519-8762, or via e-mail at [email protected].


About Euclid Financial:

Euclid Financial is a managing general agency specializing in the underwriting of management liability products for financial institution risks. The product suite consists of Directors & Officers Liability, Errors & Omissions, Employment Practices Liability and Fiduciary Liability.  Risks are underwritten on a primary, excess follow-form and side-A DIC basis.  Euclid Financial’s products are offered on Lloyd’s of London paper (A.M. Best rated A XV).  The firm was founded in 2015, with offices currently in Framingham, MA and Westfield, NJ.