Jamin Valdez

Vice President, Construction

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Jamin partners with clients to navigate complex global commercial property and casualty insurance challenges, with a focus on construction risks. He works with clients in all arenas and geographies with an emphasis on construction, professional services, energy and real estate to develop risk management solutions. His experiences include the design and implementation of numerous placements to address operational, transactional, and project specific liabilities both domestically and internationally.

Jamin serves the Southern California region while bringing his construction expertise to Woodruff Sawyer's national practice.

With nearly two decades in the insurance industry, he has extensive experience in P&C insurance design and program management for global commercial clients. Prior to joining Woodruff Sawyer, Jamin held various positions with global and regional brokerages. He also was an underwriter for a leading international insurance carrier responsible for production and evaluating environmental risks. Prior to entering the insurance industry, Jamin was an environmental consultant. His responsibilities acting as a sub-portfolio manager included environmental liability reduction, prevention, and risk evaluation for several international petroleum clients.

Jamin earned a bachelor's degree in environmental engineering technology from Lake Superior State University in Michigan.