David S.J. Wightman Joins Alliant
Construction and Surety specialist named Senior Vice President
NEWPORT BEACH, CA — Alliant Insurance Services has announced David Wightman has joined the company as Senior Vice President. With more than 35 years of experience in the insurance industry, Wightman is a skilled Surety broker in both the Construction and Energy sectors. In his new role, Wightman will focus on serving the needs of domestic and international surety clients within the construction industry.
“David is a proven expert in delivering performance security solutions and has extensive experience managing the largest and most complex surety programs in the world,” said Michael Cusack, Co-COO, Alliant Specialty. “We are leaders in the construction space, and continuing to invest in top broking talent like David shows our dedication to the industry.”
Prior to joining Alliant, Wightman served as Senior Vice President and West Region Surety Practice Leader for a global insurance brokerage. Prior to his brokerage career, Wightman led the Texas contract surety operations for Travelers, where he spent 20 years.
Wightman earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. Wightman holds designations as a Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) and an Associate in Fidelity and Surety Bonding (AFSB). Additionally, Wightman served as National Officer and President for the Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA) and is an active member of CFMA’s Houston Chapter.
Based in Houston, Texas, Wightman can be reached at (713) 470-4389 or at David.Wightman@alliant.com.