June 24, 2019 (Atlanta, GA) – Captive Alternatives (CapAlt), an Atlanta-based risk management consultancy, is pleased to have been shortlisted for the U.S. Captive Services Awards for 2019. CapAlt has been recognized for industry innovation and service in the category of: Captive Manager of the year - less than $1bn of Gross Written Premium. [...]
David Kirkup, Captive Alternatives COO/CFO, was recently featured on Captive.com as their Captive Insurance Person of Interest. David discusses his history within the captive industry dating back to the 1980’s, explains why Puerto Rico is an ideal domicile for Private Insurance, and describes the thought process behind Captive Alternatives opening an office there. To [...]
September 11, 2018 (Atlanta, GA) -- Captive Alternatives (CapAlt), the Atlanta-based risk management consultancy that pioneered the Private Insurance Company™, has been recognized as a finalist in the 2018 US Captive Awards. The Captive Awards are organized by Captive Review magazine and highly respected within the captive insurance industry. The 2018 Captive Review Awards were [...]
Mark Sims, Captive Alternatives Vice President Of Business Development recently participated in an interview with Captive.com which highlights some of the unique aspects of Captive Alternatives. Below is the transcript of the interview: Mark, tell us a little bit about your background. How did you get into the risk management business, and when did you [...]
Inc. Magazine Unveils Its 37th Annual List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies—the Inc. 5000 For the 2nd Time, Captive Alternatives Appears on the Inc. 5000, Ranking No. 2971 with Three-Year Revenue Growth of 137 Percent NEW YORK, August 15, 2018 – Inc. magazine today revealed that Captive Alternatives is No. 2971 on its 37th [...]
Upcoming US Tax Court cases - Caylor, Wilson, and Syzygy Insurance - have likely been selected by the IRS to target deficient captive models; but the outcomes of these cases should not hurt growth in the legitimate captive market. This is according to David Kirkup, CFO and COO at Captive Alternatives, speaking to Captive International [...]
istockphoto.com Enterprise Risk Management involves a significant allocation of resources which many small and medium-sized businesses cannot afford, however a captive may provide a more viable alternatives, according to David Kirkup, COO and CFO at Captive Alternatives. Recent “ripped from the headlines” stories about sexual harassment, data breach and reputational damage abound. The [...]
August 30, 2017 (Atlanta) – Captive Alternatives, the Atlanta-based risk management consultancy that pioneered the Protected Captive®, today announced their selection as the preferred provider of Captive Insurance Company Management services for The Financial Engineering Institute’s (FEI) network of over 2,200 wealth management professionals.
August 16, 2017 (New York) – Captive Alternatives, the Atlanta-based risk management consultancy that pioneered the Protected Captive®, today announced that Inc. Magazine has named Captive Alternatives to its 36th annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies.
August 08, 2017 – Increasing premium limits, reporting requirements, ownership restrictions, and increased scrutiny from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has made prospective captive owners more cautious about forming 831(b) captives. This is according to David Kirkup, chief operating officer and chief financial officer of Captive Alternatives, who spoke to Captive International ahead of the [...]