Charlie Lamberta (Speaker)

Charlie Lamberta (Speaker)

Gallagher Bassett Specialty

Executive Vice President, Director of Operations

General Background
Mr. Lamberta has over thirty years of insurance and reinsurance multi-line claims experience, with heavy emphasis in the fields of healthcare, professional liability and general liability. Charlie’s experience includes claim and account management and leadership over a wide variety of providers in the healthcare insurance industry. These accounts typically include large hospital and integrated delivery health systems; standalone hospitals; smaller facilities; clinics and hospitals; correctional medicine; physicians and physician groups; long term care facilities; life sciences and various other miscellaneous healthcare related practices written on a primary, excess/umbrella and reinsurance basis.

In his current role at GB Specialty, Charlie is Executive Vice President – Director, Operations and is responsible for all technical, administrative and operational aspects of the division. Formed in 2019, GB Specialty is an industry leading professional liability claims and risk administration, and consulting company that aligns key business segments within Gallagher Bassett. Specialty groups include Healthcare Professional Liability; Executive and Miscellaneous Professional Liability; Cyber Liability, Product Liability, Construction and Transportation. Charlie’s prior role was Executive Vice President – Director of Healthcare with duties relating to all aspects of the healthcare department including personnel, claims, sales, administration and finance.

Charlie’s career preceding GB Specialty was the Chief Claims Officer for Houston International Insurance Group, where he led all technical, operational and administrative claim functions; and he spent thirteen years with ACE Insurance / Chubb Insurance in advancing claim roles and responsibilities, including management of all healthcare and various casualty liability claim divisions.

Educational Background
Hofstra University (Long Island, NY)
Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) – Finance

Professional History
GB Specialty (Houston, Texas) – Executive Vice President – Director, Operations
GB Healthcare (Houston, Texas) – Executive Vice President – Director of Healthcare
Houston International Insurance Group (Houston, Texas) – Executive Vice President/Chief Claims Officer
Chubb Insurance, f/k/a North American Claims (Jersey City, New Jersey) – Senior Vice President
ACE North American Primary Casualty (Jersey City, New Jersey) – Senior Claims Officer
ACE USA Medical Risk Claims (New York, New York) – Vice President
American International Group (New York, New York) – AVP
Zurich North America (Atlanta, Georgia) – Southern Region Claim Manager

Licensure
State of California: Miscellaneous Adjuster License

Areas of Expertise
Healthcare Liability
Claim Auditing
Claims Management
General Liability
Litigation Support
Litigation Management
Mediation
Negotiations
Operational Reviews
Reinsurance

Industry Experience
Healthcare

  • Hospitals, Physician Practices, Behavioral Health, Dental Practices, Home Healthcare

Aging Care

  • Senior Living, Nursing Homes, Assisted Living, Long Term Care