Broker, NIF, a JenCap Company
Erich Schutz is a Broker, Underwriter, and Risk Manager specializing in hard-to-place multi state cannabis insurance programs. Erich brings more than a decade of experience providing creative solutions to the Excess & Surplus (E&S) lines insurance industry. Erich spent nearly six years in middle market Property and Professional Liability, underwriting at the Boston branch of London-based carrier, Beazley Group. In 2015, Erich transitioned to the production side of the business, taking a sales position at a small regional E&S wholesale brokerage servicing Independent Insurance Agent’s throughout New England. For the past two years Erich has been a Broker at NIF Group, Inc. focusing on the needs of the hemp and marijuana industry nationwide. He is a member of the Massachusetts Association of Independent Agents (MAIA) Young Agent’s Committee and an active participant in the Big I’s Legislative Conference. Erich graduated from the University of Vermont in 2008 with a B.S. in Business Administration, a minor in political science and holds the designation of Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC). In his spare time he is an avid outdoors-man; enjoying snowboarding, fishing, and hunting waterfowl. He currently resides in the Boston area with his wife and new baby boy.