GBN adds MGA, Burns & Wilcox, Ltd., in North America

London, United Kingdom, August 28, 2019 – GBN Worldwide is pleased to announce the membership addition of Burns & Wilcox, Ltd. in the United States.

Burns & Wilcox, the flagship organization of H.W. Kaufman Group, is North America’s leading wholesale insurance broker and underwriting manager. They have more than 50 offices across the United States and Canada, and offer a wide range of comprehensive solutions to serve retail insurance brokers and agents of all sizes, from the large houses to the more than 30,000 independent brokers and agents worldwide.

“I am very excited about the addition of Burns & Wilcox to our eco-system. As GBN’s North American MGA partner they are able to fill a gap we have long wished to fill. GBN is now poised to provide a more streamlined process for accessing specialty products offered within our Marketplace; specifically for our US and Canadian retail broking partners. As we move our vision toward digital development, Burns & Wilcox will be a tremendous part of our future.” Elena Mistal, Head of Operations, GBN Worldwide.

“Burns & Wilcox is extremely pleased to join GBN Worldwide and to be able to extend our service through GBN’s global expertise, with local placement and servicing to our multi-national clients. We provide a wholesale platform across an array of industry verticals and we look forward to working with GBN and its members to share our expertise and develop further opportunities for our global programs.” Marc Fuhrman, Vice President, National Relationships, Burns & Wilcox.

In the coming weeks GBN will begin working with Burns & Wilcox to develop a comprehensive offering to our retail brokers in the US and Canada while simultaneously providing the MGA with access to products already present through our Marketplace platform. Together we will develop products, streamline the complicated process of specialty lines placements, and grow our global footprints.

Please join network management in welcoming Burns & Wilcox to GBN.

Contact: Marc Furhman | Tel: +818-737-3238 |

If you would like more information about this topic, please contact Elena Mistal at 312-724-8074 or email at