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August 20
​Arrival of Chris Spofford Bolsters Alliant’s Albany Team

Property and casualty veteran offers strong regional expertise and diverse technical background to growing Upstate New York team

NEWPORT BEACH, CA — Alliant continues to grow and strengthen its presence in Albany, NY with the addition of Vice President Chris Spofford. The longstanding property and casualty specialist will leverage his regional expertise and strong technical background to deliver a full range of insurance and risk management solutions to clients throughout the Northeast region.

“Alliant is focused on growing our presence in the Albany market by providing leading-edge risk and insurance solutions delivered by the top talent in the region,” said Bob Bennetsen, Executive Vice President and Senior Managing Director with Alliant. “Chris is a proven commodity in the area and is highly regarded for combining powerful service and strong industry knowledge to move his clients forward.”

A seasoned industry veteran, Spofford has more than 25 years of experience in the insurance business, including expertise in claims, risk management, brokerage, and consulting. His diverse client experience includes individuals, organizations, and businesses spanning a broad array of industries and disciplines.

Prior to joining Alliant, Spofford was Account Executive with an Albany-based insurance brokerage firm. He holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from The State University of New York at Plattsburgh.

He can be reached in the Albany office of Alliant at (518) 362-1570 or at Chris.Spofford@alliant.com.