David has extensive knowledge across both the insurance and financial services industries and currently serves as the president of Sass Associates, Inc., an insurance advisory firm and regional broker of insurance products to individual members of associations. He has previously served in a variety of leadership roles at American International Group (AIG), most recently as the chief executive officer of the group benefits division from 2007 until 2011.
David also serves on the Executive Committee of the Board of Directors for the Professional Insurance Marketing Association (PIMA), the leading trade association for affinity insurance programs. In 2015 he co-chaired PIMA’s Affinity 2020 Task Force, which had been charged with identifying key strategic themes that are expected to significantly affect the industry over the next five years.
David graduated from Pennsylvania’s Shippensburg University.