Bay Area Innovator Brendan Quinlan Joins Alliant

Brendan Quinlan, one of the Bay Area’s most innovative risk and insurance professionals, has joined Alliant’s growing San Francisco team as Senior Vice President. Quinlan will leverage his diverse expertise in technology, software, and risk analysis to grow Alliant’s presence within this key strategic region.

Source: Alliant | Published on October 25, 2018

“Brendan is highly regarded for delivering forward-thinking risk solutions to some of the world’s most innovative companies,” said Bob Bennetsen, Executive Vice President and Senior Managing Director with Alliant. “His breadth of expertise, strong relationships, and analytical approach to risk will be instrumental to our continued growth across a range of established and emerging industry sectors.”

Quinlan joins Alliant with a proven reputation for building powerful relationships and innovative solutions across a broad array of verticals. He has targeted expertise working with clients in the technology industry and has developed a variety of leading edge insurance quantification models and risk transfer products.

Prior to joining Alliant, Quinlan was Area Senior Vice President within the San Francisco office of an international risk management and insurance brokerage firm. Quinlan is also founder and board member with RiskRadius, a company developing proprietary software that helps brokers and carriers navigate the commercial insurance marketplace.

Quinlan earned his bachelor’s degree in economics from Santa Clara University. He can be reached in the San Francisco office of Alliant at (415) 946-7528 or at

About Alliant Insurance Services

Headquartered in Newport Beach, CA, Alliant Insurance Services, Inc. provides property and casualty, workers’ compensation, employee benefits, surety, and financial products and services to clients nationwide, including public entities, tribal nations, healthcare, energy, law firms, real estate, construction, and other industry groups. More information is available on the company’s website at