Fortegra Conference Room

MEET OUR LEADERSHIP TEAM

EXPERIENCE MATTERS, so at Fortegra we’ve assembled a team of insurance executives with decades of expertise, allowing us to bring customized programs quickly to market.

Rick Kahlbaugh

RICK KAHLBAUGH

President, Chief Executive Officer

Mark Rattner - Circle

MARK RATTNER

Executive Vice President,
Chief Underwriting Officer, Insurance 
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EDWARD PEÑA

Executive Vice President,
Chief Financial Officer
Sanjay Vara Circle

SANJAY VARA

Executive Vice President,
Chief Underwriting Officer, Warranty
Abbie Taylor - Circle

ABBIE TAYLOR

Executive Vice President,
Chief Operating Officer
Joe Lettween_circle-1

JOE LETTWEEN

Chief Innovation, Data Science,
and Technology Officer
John Short - Circle

JOHN SHORT

Executive Vice President,
General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer
 
 
Joel Vaag - Circle

JOEL VAAG

Executive Vice President,
Chief Actuary
Jane Dullinger_Circle 285 x 285

JANE DULLINGER

Senior Vice President,
Corporate Development
Timothy Smith_Circle 285 x 285

TIM SMITH

Senior Vice President,
Claims
Howard Fishbein

HOWARD FISHBEIN

Senior Vice President,
Claims Operations

OUR HISTORY

Much has changed since our humble beginnings in rural Georgia, we are now headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida and have more than 13 locations globally. What hasn’t changed is our commitment to excellence. Fortegra boasts an A.M. Best Financial Strength Rating of A- (Excellent) Category VIII and trades on NASDAQ as part of Tiptree family of companies (TIPT).