SUITELIFE Underwriting Managers Hires Patrick McCahill as Chief Underwriting Officer

November 16, 2022 | Exton, PA
– SUITELIFE Underwriting Managers (‘SUITELIFE’), the hotels, resorts and hotel management focused Managing General Underwriter of Ryan Specialty (NYSE: RYAN) is pleased to announce the hiring of Patrick S. McCahill as Chief Underwriting Officer. In addition to his CUO responsibilities, Patrick is responsible for broadening the product offerings available through SUTIELIFE’s delegated authority.

Patrick has over 12 years’ experience in the insurance industry with a focus on underwriting, reinsurance and exposure management, as well as product development. Previous positions include President of St. James Insurance Group, Chief Operating Officer at FedNat Holding Company, Vice President at Universal Insurance Holdings, and reinsurance broker at TigerRisk Partners. Prior to entering the insurance industry, Patrick served for six years as an officer in the United States Marine Corps.

John T. Welty, President of SUITELIFE Underwriting Managers, commented, “We are excited to bring Patrick’s substantial expertise to underwriting and product development. This new role is part of our ongoing commitment to deliver industry-leading innovative products and excellent underwriting to our clients and carrier partners. Patrick’s proven leadership skills will further develop our top talent at SUITELIFE.”

Patrick McCahill, Chief Underwriting Officer of SUITELIFE, added, “I’m thrilled to have joined SUITELIFE’s excellent underwriting team specializing in the hotel and resort industry. There is great opportunity in this sector for innovative new products, and I look forward to leading this effort on behalf of SUITELIFE.”

Patrick can be reached at: or 610-989-2137 | 954-612-5914


About SUITELIFE Underwriting Managers

SUITELIFE Underwriting Managers is a series of RSG Specialty, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company based in Illinois. RSG Specialty, LLC, is a subsidiary of Ryan Specialty, LLC. SUITELIFE Underwriting Managers works directly with brokers, agents and insurance carriers, and as such does not solicit insurance from the public. Some products may only be available in certain states, and some products may only be available from surplus lines insurers. In California: RSG Specialty Insurance Services, LLC (License #0G97516). ©2022 Ryan Specialty, LLC. For more information, please visit

About Ryan Specialty

Founded in 2010, Ryan Specialty is a service provider of specialty products and solutions for insurance brokers, agents and carriers. Ryan Specialty provides distribution, underwriting, product development, administration and risk management services by acting as a wholesale broker and a managing underwriter with delegated authority from insurance carriers. Ryan Specialty’s mission is to provide industry-leading innovative specialty insurance solutions for insurance brokers, agents and carriers.

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