PE-backed Prime Risk Partners hires EVP/CFO

Prime Risk Partners Inc, which is backed by Thomas H. Lee Partners, has named Robert Schneider as executive vice president and chief financial officer. Schneider’s work background includes serving as a CFO at Ascension Insurance. Based in Atlanta, Prime Risk is a national insurance distribution platform.


Atlanta, GA, November 23, 2015 – Prime Risk Partners today announced that Robert (Bob) Schneider has joined the company as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. The company, headquartered in Atlanta, GA, is building a superior national insurance distribution platform through selective acquisitions, strategic new hires, and excellence in operations.

“We are pleased to add an executive of Bob’s caliber and experience to our senior management team,” said Bret Quigley, Prime Risk Partners Chairman and CEO. “He brings a wealth of industry experience, having led the financial function at several of the top insurance brokers. With the addition of Bob to our team, we are well positioned to deliver on our commitment to building a truly superior national insurance distribution platform.”

Bob has held senior financial executive roles, including CFO, at Ascension Insurance, Inc., USI Holdings, Inc., Anthem, Inc. and Acordia, Inc. amongst others. He has managed the financial function through rapid growth, led IPOs, LBOs and recapitalizations, as well as played key roles in over 100 acquisitions in the insurance industry. Bob brings to Prime Risk Partners an operationally focused and highly experienced CFO that will work closely with operating leadership.

Bob can be reached via telephone at (914) 512 8558 as well as via e-mail at

About Prime Risk Partners
Prime Risk Partners acquires and grows property and casualty and employee benefits insurance agencies across the country. For more information, please visit