Lisa Doherty (Panelist)
Business Risk Partners
Founder and CEO
Lisa Doherty, Founder and CEO of Business Risk Partners (BRP), has assembled a group of talented, motivated, and experienced individuals to create a successful specialty insurance underwriting firm.
In 2000, Lisa and her sister, Linda Boborodea, launched BRP, a national program administrator providing specialty insurance coverage to businesses. BRP underwrites on behalf of several major carriers, providing specialty insurance products including E&O, D&O, EPLI, Cyber and fidelity coverages. Since its inception, Lisa has led BRP in the development of an extensive, distribution network, and expanded product offerin . Lisa’s commitment to technology has allowed BRP to develop a national portfolio of small/middle market commercial insurance buyers by providing excellent service and real-time information for decision-making.
Lisa began her insurance career as a Specialty Insurance Underwriter with AIG in New York City, then spent several years as a D&O Underwriter at Executive Risk and moved west to run the Pacific Northwest FINPRO practice of Marsh. She returned to the east coast to develop Executive Risk’s international operations. She left Executive Risk, to start BRP.
Lisa has a BA from Brown University with a dual concentration in International Relations and Economics. She and her partner live in Longmeadow, MA and have 2 young sons. Lisa loves to talk insurance and wine. Whenever you talk with her, be prepared to discuss these topics.