Leader of World-Class, International Corporate Risk Management Joins ALS

The ALS Group, an independent insurance and risk management advisory firm announced that Michael Lubben has joined the firm as Chief Operating Officer (COO).

Edison, NJ, January 15, 2015 --(PR.com)-- The ALS Group, an independent insurance and risk management advisory firm announced that Michael Lubben has joined the firm as Chief Operating Officer (COO).

Prior to joining ALS, Mike was the VP of Risk Management for several large conglomerates including Marvin Windows and Doors, Ryder System Inc. (Ryder Trucks), United Technologies Corporation (UTC) and KONE Elevators and Escalators. Mike’s responsibilities included leading the Enterprise Risk Management initiative as well as creating an effective overall management program for retained risk.

Mike holds a BBA from the University of Iowa and an MBA from St. Ambrose University. He is a Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), Certified Risk Manager (CRM) and holds an Associate in Claims Designation (AIC). Mike has completed executive education courses at The London Business School and The Darden School of Business and is currently working on obtaining his Doctorate of Business Administration.

“As the demand for risk management advisory services, particularly in the Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) area, continues to grow Mike’s experience and skill set will significantly enhance the value we add to our clients. Mike’s 25 years of experience and proven track record of improving company results by aligning risk management operations with the larger strategic objectives of the business will complement The ALS Group’s capabilities,” said Albert Sica, the firm’s Founder and President.

The ALS Group is committed to delivering innovative risk management solutions that provide a platform for our clients to lower their Total Cost of Risk (TCoR) and integrate strategic and operational risk management into their decision making process.

As COO of the firm, Mike will have broad operational responsibility to continue to drive the compelling services ALS offers its clients by addressing their evolving risk mitigation needs. He will lead the ALS’ team of dedicated professionals to continue to help clients in identifying and managing risks by providing our clients’ senior leadership with the transparency they need to make informed strategic business decisions.

“I am excited to join ALS’ team of innovative, entrepreneurial professionals who are deeply committed to serving clients with sophisticated risk mitigation needs,” says Mike.

About The ALS Group
The ALS Group is an independent risk management and insurance advisory firm that serves as an advocate for its clients, by offering high quality risk management services to business and industry both nationally and internationally. Our perspective is uncompromised, since we don’t broker and sell insurance or accept engagements from insurance carriers or brokers. Founded in 1993, The ALS Group has experienced significant growth and continues to expand by anticipating our clients’ emerging needs and delivering quality results.
The ALS Group
Cindy Fischkin
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