$2.7B general contractor and materials provider in North Dakota

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$2.7B general contractor and materials provider in North Dakota

Insured Profile

  • General contractor and construction materials provider
  • Headquartered in North Dakota
  • Operations in 14 states


  • Contractor practice program
  • $7.5M p/o $15M x $14M x P

Working with Shepherd

This opportunity came to Shepherd after an in-person meeting. We provided our appetite the very next day, indicating a willingness to participate within the first $25M of risk. Through close collaboration and consistent communication with the broker team, we identified a target layer and worked diligently to provide a competitive quote and coverage terms.

$2.7B general contractor and materials provider in North Dakota

Why We Won

We were immediately interested in this program due to the insured’s robust risk controls, including strong investment in telematics. This was a complex account with unique exposures, but we demonstrate responsiveness, adaptability, and a steadfast commitment to actively participate in the insured's program.

$2.7B general contractor and materials provider in North Dakota

Meet the underwriter

Costas Hadjipateras

Costas Hadjipateras

Head of Underwriting

Costas has 11 years of underwriting and management experience in the casualty space. Costas started his career with Chubb's primary Construction Group in Los Angeles, and eventually managing the Foreign Casualty unit for Chubb's Pacific Region. Before joining Shepherd he was most recently with the Hartford, where we has an Executive Underwriter in their Northern California Middle Market Division.

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