INDUSTRY-RELATED ASSOCIATIONS

  • The Propeller Club of The United States, Port of Chicago
  • Former Vice President: The Propeller Club of The United States, Port of Chicago
  • Former member: The International Business Network Group
  • Former member: Operation Intercept Team for Intercargo Insurance Company (which developed loss control measures including brochures, tips, education, etc. to policyholders, underwriters and agents)

Karen Rzeszutko

Vice President - Marine & Liabilities


847.969.8271

Last updated on February 18th, 2020

With over 25 years of insurance industry experience, Karen Rzeszutko is Roanoke Insurance Group’s Vice President – Marine & Liabilities in Chicago, IL. She is responsible for overseeing business development in underwriting and managing liability claims including, but not limited to Legal Liability, Air Legal Liability, Warehouse Legal Liability, Motor Truck Cargo, Continent Motor Truck Cargo and Errors and Omissions. Karen has extensive experience in mediations.

Karen has contributed to the transportation industry publication Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International as a coauthor and has authored articles for Airforwarders Association’s Forward Magazine. She has delivered cargo insurance workshops and seminars to numerous clients.

Previously as Manager Broker/Forwarder Services for Roanoke Trade, Karen was responsible for the overall budget of both the marine and bond departments. Her previous insurance experience includes Claims Supervisor for The Hartford and Marine Claims Adjuster for Intercargo Insurance Company while she gained valuable experience as an Assistant Underwriter Contract Surety, Assistant Underwriter Professional Liability Errors and Omissions and Customs Claims Representative.o, Continent Motor Truck Cargo and Errors and Omissions. Karen has extensive experience in mediations.

Roanoke Insurance Group enables global commerce by providing insurance, surety and risk management solutions for trade and transportation. Headquartered in Schaumburg, Illinois, Roanoke has sales, service and underwriting locations throughout the United States and a network of sister service companies in Asia and Europe. A part of Munich Re Specialty Group Ltd., a Lloyd’s of London Coverholder and a Managing General Agent for American Alternative Insurance Corporation (AAIC), Roanoke is equipped to meet client needs worldwide.