February 13, 2017

ACC PEOPLE

Ali Cordero Casal
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the ACC Group
Email:alicorderocasal@accbrokers.comCordero Casal obtained a degree in business administration from the prestigious university UCAB of Caracas. He has also completed a major from the College of Insurance also in Caracas. Mr. Cordero Casal is keynote speaker on managing risks and insurance matters and has developed and conducted many insurance related workshops and seminars. He enjoys the reputation of transforming complex problems into much easier ones. Mr. Cordero Casal is the ACC Group “driving force.” Among those activities, (i) Planning and Management Control, (ii) Oil and Energy Risks, (iii) Lloyd’s of London Placements, (iv)Reinsurance, (v) Risk Management, (vi) Third party Administration Programs in Healthcare and for Corporate Automobile Fleets, (vii) Insurance Captives Management and the Transfer of Risks, and (viii) Legal Aspects of the Business. The term “Ali Cordero Casal” is synonymous of technological advancement and global prestige. Mr. Cordero Casal is engaged in bridging gaps among many cultures. He is also devoted to many philanthropic causes to education and culture and fine arts in several countries.

 

Richard T. Hall
Chief Executive OfficerMr. Hall’s experience is diverse. It has included working with some of the largest corporations in the world as well as with one-person operations. He is an expert on the full spectrum of property and casualty coverage. His work has included not only placing complex insurance coverage, but assisting clients in reducing exposure to liability and using alternative risk transfer programs such as captives. He graduated in business administration from University of Michigan and obtained the Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter designation two years later. He held positions at three of the top international insurance brokers before becoming a partner in ACC. At ACC, Mr. Hall is president and CEO of ACC Hall International which is the US retail operation.

 

Cathy C. Sterner 
Client ServicesMs. Sterner is in charge of all aspects of client services. She received her Property & Casualty License in January 2004. Ms. Sterner studied at Florida Urology Specialists from 2000 to 2003. Ms. Sterner is a skilled CMA/Nurse as well. She has handled all aspects of medical provider services including: back office services, patient care, phlebotomy; injections, EKG’s, supply maintenance, insurance authorizations, communication among patients, their families, hospitals and testing centers.

 

G. Edward Kalbaugh
Advisory Board

Mr. Kalbaugh is an expert in business transformation and process management. He was co-founder of Allegent Growth Strategies LLC, a financial and management advisory firm, and President of Business Transition Services, a company he founded in 1985 to assist Fortune 1000 companies in achieving organizational redirection and business turnaround.

 

Fernando Figuera Fortique

Advisory Board

Mr. Figuera Fortique is an attorney, earning his law degree from the Universidad Catolica Andres Bello Caracas, Venezuela. He also has an MBA from the University of Glasgow Scotland. He has been involved with many legal-based risks, member to the organization. He has been a Legal Director and Legal Counsel to many key subsidiary companies prominent corporations concerning among other subject matters intellectual property counsel. He also practiced law at the Bentata Hoet & Associates, in the practice of intellectual property, corporate law, and international trade law. In fulfilling his tenures, Mr. Figuera Fortique has gained a major insight in dealing with the global spectrum of legal risks and their corresponding solutions via sound insurance programs to the best interest of our clients. He is on the advisory board of ACC Hall and a director for the U.K. operation.

 

J. Stephen Fancher

Director

Mr. Kalbaugh is an expert in business transformation and process management. He was co-founder of Allegent Growth Strategies LLC, a financial and management advisory firm, and President of Business Transition Services, a company he founded in 1985 to assist Fortune 1000 companies in achieving organizational redirection and business turnaround.

 

Santiago G. Leon

Group Benefits Specialists

Mr. Leon graduated from Harvard College and received his J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania. He practiced law for more than a decade before becoming a specialist in health insurance and other employee benefits. He serves on advisory committees to various public agencies on health care, ethics, worksite health promotion and the operation of the County’s living wage ordinance. In addition, he plays a leadership role in several non-profit organizations. He serves our clients as our Group Benefit Specialist, assisting them with medical, dental, life, disability, and long-term care insurance as well as professional employer organization (PEO) services.

 

Rafael Gustavo Nieves Leáñezi 

Marketing Consultant

Mr. Nieves Leanezi is a finance, marketing & insurance services strategist with comprehensive understanding of risk management and business intelligence in technology industries including mass media, internet technologies /e-business and telecommunications.