NAS Insurance is a unique specialty insurance underwriter.

For over 40 years, we have been committed to driving the industry forward with innovative insurance products and programs. Bridging London capital and US distribution, NAS is one of the largest Lloyd’s cover holders.

Tokio Marine Kiln, a leader in the Lloyd’s market and long-standing partner with NAS, owns a 49% interest in NAS, fueling our expansion and affirming our success.

Our entrepreneurial spirit and commitment to service is demonstrated through:

  • Specialty product innovation since 1975
  • 180+ employees across 5 US offices
  • Expert in-house claims staff
  • Flexible policy development and underwriting authority
  • Open Market and Reinsurance solutions
  • NAS Online broker portal for 24/7 quoting and issuing

NAS operates across the United States with headquarters in Los Angeles and offices in New York, Chicago, Boston, and Atlanta.

Our
Strength

Experience is our strength.

As a leading market for specialty insurance for over 40 years, we lead specialty innovation with the financial backing of the Tokio Marine Group, one of the world’s leading insurers.


Our speed is your advantage.

We believe our job is to make it easier, and faster, for you to get a quote and bind coverage.  Whether you are using our online system or working directly with our underwriting team, you’ll get a rapid response and results that will help you accelerate your business.


Simple is smart.

Your clients’ business challenges and risks may be complex, but getting specialty insurance doesn’t need to be. With a broad range of solutions and expert teams in product development, underwriting, marketing and claims, NAS offers you full-service that’s smart, and simple.

Our
History

Since 1975, NAS has been at the forefront of specialty insurance product development and distribution. With an eye on emerging business risks and an entrepreneurial spirit, Ed Robin founded the company to provide innovative insurance solutions that address the gaps in typical commercial insurance offerings.

Over the past 40+ years, we’ve enjoyed a productive and profitable relationship with Tokio Marine Kiln, one of the leading syndicates of Lloyd’s, London.

In 2014, Kiln, further committed to the future of NAS by purchasing a 49% interest in the company. Together, we collaborate as a key component of the global Tokio Marine Group.

Today, NAS employs over 180 creative, helpful people across the US with offices in New York, Boston, Atlanta, Chicago and at headquarters in Encino, California.

Our
Management

Consistent, committed and courageous.

Want to know who’s running things at NAS? Get to know our team:

Richard Robin

Richard Robin

Chief Executive Officer

rrobin@nasinsurance.com

818.808.4477

Jill Linhardt

Jill Linhardt

Executive Vice President

jlinhardt@nasinsurance.com

818.808.4499

Michael Palotay

Michael Palotay

Chief Underwriting Officer

mpalotay@nasinsurance.com

818.808.4476

David Lloyd

David Lloyd

Chief Operating Officer

dlloyd@nasinsurance.com

818.808.4466

Jeremy Barnett

Jeremy Barnett

SVP, Marketing & Business Development

jbarnett@nasinsurance.com

818.382.6116

Michelle Totanes

Michelle Totanes

VP, Human Resources & Admin

mtotanes@nasinsurance.com

818.382.6109

Marcus D’Anna

Marcus D’Anna

VP, Controller

mdanna@nasinsurance.com

818.808.4473

Jamie Kinsley

Jamie Kinsley

VP, Technology & Product Management

jkinsley@nasinsurance.com

818.479.4375

Our Social
Responsibility

Do good, feel good.

We believe in taking care of our community, just as we take care of our clients and our team members. Led by our Charitable Contributions Committee, we are on a mission to create meaningful and positive change in the communities we serve through active involvement and ongoing commitment.

Every year we join forces with organizations like the Breast Cancer Awareness Foundation and Heal the Bay, among others, to mobilize our teams and create lasting change in our community.  Check out our latest volunteer activities on our blog.