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 coverholders.

Our entrepreneurial spirit and commitment to service is demonstrated through:

  • Specialty product innovation since 1975
  • 180+ employees across 4 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, and Atlanta.


Experience is our strength.

As a leading market for specialty insurance for over 40 years, we lead specialty innovation with the financial backing from Lloyd’s, 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.


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 the leading syndicates of Lloyd’s, London.

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


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


Jill Linhardt

Jill Linhardt

Executive Vice President


Michael Palotay

Michael Palotay

Chief Underwriting Officer


David Lloyd

David Lloyd

Chief Operating Officer


Jeremy Barnett

Jeremy Barnett

SVP, Marketing & Business Development


Michelle Totanes

Michelle Totanes

VP, Human Resources & Admin


Marcus D’Anna

Marcus D’Anna

Chief Financial Officer


Jamie Kinsley

Jamie Kinsley

VP, Technology & Product Management


Our Social

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. 

Read more here.