Gregory L. Williams is an accomplished entrepreneur and business leader who has successfully founded and managed three companies throughout the course of his career. In May 2005, Greg co-founded Acrisure, LLC for the purpose of investing in independent insurance agencies around the globe. With a compounded annual growth rate of over 80% since inception, Acrisure is now among the ten largest insurance brokers in the world and the most profitable compared to its peers. He has led Acrisure since inception to now over $1.2 billion in revenue and developed a culture of collaboration and significant organic growth.
In 2016, Greg led a management buyout of Acrisure’s private equity investor in a $2.9 billion transaction. As a result, the company is now majority owned (over 82%) by the management team and its operating partners with Board control as well.
In addition, Greg has been a Board Advisor to a variety of companies, and from 1981 to 1990, Greg was a Vice President for Michigan National Corporation (MNC), a $19 billion bank holding company. As a senior executive at MNC, Greg managed the Commercial Sales and Services Group, was a member of the Corporate Marketing Committee and chaired the Corporate Operations Committee. Greg is married to Dawn and has a daughter, Megan and son, Michael.