Risk International | Dave O'Brien: Chairman of the Board

Dave O'Brien

Chairman of the Board

As chairman of the board, Dave plays a critical role in directing the company’s growth and identifying new revenue-generating opportunities. He is on the front lines of the company’s business development initiatives, leveraging his long-standing reputation and network of contacts to help the company open doors to new client engagements in the U.S. and abroad.

Prior to joining Risk International, David served as president of Oswald Companies and held various leadership positions with Marsh.


B.S. in finance and risk management/insurance, Bowling Green State University (Ohio)

Industry Designations & Memberships

Chartered Property Casualty Underwriting (CPCU)

Associate in Risk Management (ARM)

Risk and Insurance Management Society (RIMS)


EY Entrepreneur of the Year regional finalist (2017)

Northeast Ohio Smart50 Class of 2017

Community Contributions

Women’s Recovery Center

Bowling Green State University Trustee (appointed by Ohio Governor Kasich)

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