Who We Are.
Expert. Professional. Global.
Trade Risk Group is trade credit insurance brokerage based in Yardley, PA. We are part of the Acrisure family of agency partners, and a group of experienced and knowledgeable credit insurance professionals with over 100 years of combined experience. Our mission is to find the right policy that works for you, and make sure your company is covered against the threats of protracted default and insolvency.
The founding partners and executive management team of Trade Risk Group are Jack Cowley, Gene Ferraiolo, and Kevin van Norstrand. All of the partners are producers for the company as well as actively participating in the company’s day-to-day management
Jack started in credit insurance in 1985 as the initial Marketing Director with the underwriter Fidelity & Deposit Company. Jack has been actively involved in credit insurance since then as an agent, a broker, and as a founding partner with TRG. Jack currently works out of the company’s Service Center office in Yardley, PA. Jack is a graduate of Drexel University, and resides in Yardley with his wife and two daughters.
Gene began his career in credit insurance in 1990 as an agent for Fidelity & Deposit Company, responsible for managing the Mid-Atlantic Region. He remained with F&D in that capacity until teaming up with Jack and Kevin to start TRG in 1999. Gene currently works out of the Broomall, PA office. He holds a BS in Marketing from St. Joseph’s University, and an MBA in Finance from Villanova University. He resides in Broomall with his wife and four sons.
Kevin Van Norstrand
Kevin also began his career with Fidelity and Deposit Company, starting there in 1987 as an agent in the Northeast Region. He subsequently worked as an independent broker before joining up to start TRG in 1999. Kevin works out of the office in Hyde Park, NY. He holds a BS in Business Administration from St. Bonaventure University. Kevin also served as a Captain in the US Army. He resides in Hyde Park with his wife, son, and two daughters.
Midwest Region – World Trade Consult / Trade Risk Group
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