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Schaumburg, Ill. (Feb. 3, 2016) – Assurance, a Top 50 U.S. insurance brokerage, is pleased to welcome the addition of Scott McMahon who will serve as Vice President in Assurance’s healthcare and life sciences practice

Scott has focused his entire insurance and risk management career in the life sciences field, harnessing his expertise from prior roles with pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device companies. Scott specializes in domestic and international product liability, clinical trials and professional liability. Being a technical expert in his field, he understands its needs, challenges and risks. Armed with this knowledge and his consultative approach, Scott works with clients to make the best risk and financial decisions possible.

“Clients want to work with companies that understand their industry, know how to minimize risks and increase profit margin. I’ve dedicated myself to my craft and couldn’t be more pleased to bring that expertise to Assurance and my clients,” stated McMahon. 

“Scott’s approach is very akin to our passion for minimizing risk and maximizing health,” said Marty Butler, senior vice president and senior living practice leader at Assurance. She added, “We’re eager to expand our health and life sciences practice with the help of Scott and bring this passion to life.” 

Scott earned his MBA in International Business and Health Sector Management from DePaul University and received a Bachelor of Sciences degree in Economics from Miami University of Ohio. He currently holds a Commercial Lines Coverage Specialist (CLCS) designation.

Scott will work out of Assurance’s Schaumburg headquarters. 

About Assurance
Assurance is among the largest and most awarded independent insurance brokerages in the U.S. A “Top 50” broker and repeated national “Best Place to Work” winner, Assurance creates value by minimizing risk and maximizing health for 6,000 businesses and individuals across the country. The company is headquartered in Schaumburg, IL with centralized office locations in Chicago, IL and St. Louis, MO. Visit Assurance at www.assuranceagency.com