Kyle Samuel Joins Alera Group as Executive Vice President of National Operations

April 10, 2024

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Deerfield, IL (April 10, 2024) — Alera Group, a top independent national insurance and financial services firm, announced today the appointment of Kyle Samuel as Executive Vice President of National Operations. 

As a part of the leadership team, Samuel will partner with the national practice leaders and regional managing directors to create alignment and strategic focus for Alera Group’s operational model. Samuel will collaborate on organizational structure decisions to align functions, resources and priorities in the most efficient ways to support the company’s growth. 

“Kyle joins us with a proven track record of nurturing high-performance workforces and building a resilient, change-driven culture,” said Billy Corrigan, Chief Operating Officer at Alera Group. “Kyle’s focus on optimizing resources and improving operational efficiency will be an asset for our rapidly growing company. We are excited to welcome Kyle to Alera Group.”

Samuel brings more than 30 years of experience in the insurance industry and has held various executive leadership positions in brokerage throughout his career. Prior to joining Alera Group, Samuel served as Chief Operating Officer at McGriff and has worked at companies such as M&T Bank, USI, Wells Fargo, AON and Chubb.

“I’m thrilled to accept this opportunity to work alongside the outstanding and collaborative team at Alera Group,” said Samuel. “I am confident in my operational skills to support the company's growth and proud to be a part of an organization that delivers exceptional client service and results.” 


About Alera Group   

Alera Group is an independent financial services firm with more than $1.3 billion in gross revenue, offering comprehensive property and casualty insurance, employee benefits, wealth services and retirement plan solutions to clients nationwide. By working collaboratively across specialties and geographies, Alera Group’s team of more than 4,200 colleagues in more than 190 locations provides creative, competitive services that help ensure a client’s business and personal success. For more information, visit or follow us on LinkedIn.