About K2 Insurance Services, LLC
Based in San Diego, California, K2 Insurance Services, LLC was formed in 2011 by Chairman Pat Kilkenny and President & CEO Bob Kimmel, in partnership with investment firm Endeavour Capital. Pat and Bob have over 60 years of combined industry experience. Pat formerly ran and owned Arrowhead General Insurance, an industry leading general agency with more than $1 billion in written premiums. Bob served as Executive Vice President and MGA Practice Leader at Guy Carpenter, an insurance intermediary and a division of Marsh & McLennan Companies.
Their objective with K2 is to create a leading underwriting and distribution franchise in the program insurance market. Over the past three years K2 has assembled a core group of specialty insurers and MGAs located across the country to achieve this task.
In 2013, K2 acquired Harrisburg, Pennsylvania-based Aegis Security Insurance Company, an A.M. Best “A-” (Excellent) insurer. Licensed in all 50 states, Aegis Security specializes in insurance for manufactured homes, other low-value dwellings and motorcycles. The company also underwrites surety bonds and other “niche” lines of insurance, including accident and health.
In addition, K2 utilizes the following MGAs to manage, underwrite, and distribute products on behalf of Aegis Security and other carrier partners: Aegis General Insurance Agency, Allied Public Risk, Midwestern Insurance Alliance, Mission Select Insurance Services, TST Insurance, High Point Underwriters, Star & Shield Insurance and Vikco Insurance Services.