Mike Smith

Greater New York, US

Mike is a board member Axis Capital and Gulf Funding Facilitators SPV. both nationally recognized Professional Liability insurance brokerages and Investment funding paltform.Mike has become a valuable market resource and has been requested to be a frequent speaker, panelist and writer on professional liability risk Invesment lending, Loan acquisition, business funding and insurance. Having over 20 years of experience in the industry, he brings a wealth of knowledge and a unique ability to create innovative coverage solutions.Formerly a CPA audit manager at Gulf Funding Facilitators SPV, Mike managed audit and consulting services for insurance and healthcare clients, including some of the nation’s most well-known Fortune 500 companies. He specialized in investment lending, Loans, brokerage, mergers and acquisitions and insurance company liquidations. Dealing with hundreds of insurance companies, agencies, reinsurers and alternative risk companies provided him with valuable insight into the needs of his clients.At Medical Inter-Insurance Exchange (MIIX), a medical malpractice carrier, Mike was responsible for assisting the company in mergers and acquisitions and development of numerous insurance programs. Later, as the Chief Financial and Operations Officer of a subsidiary, he built a physician-owned insurance carrier from the ground up, including all hiring, systems development, licensing and marketing.Mike lives in Wayne, NJ with his son Drew, who is a Junior in college. Mike volunteers, is a Lay Leader in his local church and part of a community Emergency Response Team. He also enjoys scuba diving, fishing and attending sporting events.

  • Education
    • University of Alaska Anchorage
    • University of Arizona