Anthony (Tony) Chimino is Chief Executive Officer for Assurance, a Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC company, for the Midwest Region. He’s held his CEO title since 2001, outlasting the average tenure of financial services CEO’s by more than double.
As CEO, Tony’s responsible for the strategic direction of Assurance and the development of a highly effective executive team. Under his leadership, Assurance has achieved double-digit, organic growth 14 of their last 15 years. Assurance has received hundreds of awards for client service and workplace excellence and is repeatedly named a Great Place to Work by Business Insurance magazine, Fortune magazine, and others. His driving ideology is a focus on creating value for clients through minimizing risk and maximizing health. He credits Assurance’s growth and success to hiring the most talented people in the insurance industry who are then recognized, rewarded and energized to make clients better.
Tony earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from Benedictine University in Finance and Philosophy (1992). He received a law degree from Kent Law School (1997) and a Masters of Business Administration from Northern Illinois University (2003). Tony holds an Associate in Risk Management (ARM) designation from the Insurance Institute of America. Tony is an active member of Vistage International and Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO).
Personally, Tony has a passion for philanthropy and is active in many charitiesas a board member and fundraiser. His endeavors focus mainly on causes that help children and families in need. He’s also the proud parent of three childrenadopted from China.