Rob Giammarco joined The Amynta Group from Bank of America Merrill Lynch, where he served as Managing Director, Head of Americas Financial Institutions Group. During his 20-year career with the bank, Mr. Giammarco was responsible for managing a variety of the firm's key relationships in the insurance and insurance services sectors, having advised on several of the industry's defining transactions. He has deep insurance sector expertise, long-standing industry relationships, mergers and acquisition knowledge, and a proven track record of building and leading high-performing teams. Mr. Giammarco is based in New York City.
Brian Seldess, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of The Amynta Group, leads financial operations. Mr. Seldess has an extensive background in financial strategy, global financial planning and analysis. He is highly skilled in strategy delivery with a focus on profitable growth opportunities. An experienced executive leader, Mr. Seldess is also a Certified Public Accountant and Property and Casualty Insurance broker. He is based in New York City.
Bob James has a 30-year career in the insurance sector with broad experience spanning marketing, sales, operations, technology, underwriting, business segment and company management. Mr. James’ areas of expertise include business strategy and maximizing underwriting results. He is highly knowledgeable in the Managing General Agency (MGA) space, having been responsible for oversight of a $1-billion premium revenue MGA segment. Mr. James is based in New York City.
Chris Ezbiansky leads the mergers and acquisitions effort at The Amynta Group. He brings over 20 years of mergers and acquisitions experience in the insurance and insurance services industries. Prior to Amynta, Mr. Ezbiansky led the GC Securities Americas Advisory business within Guy Carpenter. Previous to Guy Carpenter, Mr. Ezbiansky was an officer in the financial institutions group at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, and he held positions at Merrill Lynch, ACE Limited, Odyssey Re Holdings and Goldman Sachs. He is based in New York City.
Greg Neubecker, Chief Operating Officer for The Amynta Group, leads operations and information technology. Mr. Neubecker brings extensive experience from leading auto finance and mortgage businesses. His expertise includes oversight of credit policy, pricing, and underwriting, as well as global call center operations and lean operations management. Mr. Neubecker also served as an officer in the United States Navy. He is based in Bedford, Texas.
Timothy M. Robb is General Counsel for The Amynta Group and brings extensive experience in litigation, corporate governance, risk management and M&A. Mr. Robb is known for his ability to distill complex legal issues into understandable, actionable advice for business leaders. He has both public and private company expertise as in-house counsel and gained broad experience during his time at a world-class law firm. Mr. Robb is based in New York City.
Anthony S. Fogel brings a wealth of human resources experience to his role as Chief Human Resources Officer for The Amynta Group. Throughout his career, Mr. Fogel has been recognized for innovations in diversity and inclusion, talent acquisition and training. He has published and contributed to many industry articles on gender equality in hiring, engagement surveys and turning job candidates into fans. Mr. Fogel is based in New York City.