Leslie C. Boughner

Chairman
Advantage Insurance Management (USA) L.L.C.

LESLIE C. BOUGHNER is Chairman of Business Insurance at Advantage Insurance. Les  joined Advantage July 1, 2015 as Chairman of Advantage Insurance Management (USA) LLC. Les is responsible for developing Advantage’s captive insurance and related businesses globally, including its direct underwriting activity at Lloyd’s reinsured by Advantage Property & Casualty Company SPC. Les entered the insurance business in 1977. He held senior positions with FM Global, AIG, CNA, Zurich and Willis prior to joining Advantage. In his most recent role as Managing Director of Willis’ Global Captive Practice, Les was responsible for self insurance programs in the Americas with offices in Barbados, Vermont, Cayman, Bermuda and Hawaii. He holds a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering from Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada, and an MBA from York University, Toronto, Canada. A frequent contributor to the Alternative Risk Industry, he is past Chairman of the Captive Insurance Companies Association (CICA) and the Self Insurance Institute of America (SIIA).