Local Benefits And Consulting Firm Adds New Hire To Underwriting & Risk Management Team

DURHAM, N.C., July 29, 2015 – Hill, Chesson & Woody, a local benefits and consulting firm, has announced the hiring of Daniel Maloney as Underwriting Risk Analyst. In this role, Maloney will be responsible for reviewing client renewal information, perform risk analyses, and present observations and recommendations to consultants. Maloney will create a risk profile for all clients by gathering and analyzing historical financial and utilization claims experience, renewals, benefit plans, and contribution strategies. In order to ensure equitable pricing and accuracy, Maloney will evaluate renewals and proposals.

Maloney graduated from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in 2009 with a Bachelor of Science in Finance. He comes to HCW after working for the past five years in operations finance within the pharmaceutical industry.

“I was seeking a position that would allow me to learn, make an impact, and have fun,” said Maloney. “My role within HCW’s Risk Management department provides all of these, while allowing me to translate my previous experience in financial analysis, risk management, and contract negotiation. This skillset will provide a solid foundation on which to build, and allow me to accelerate my impact.”

“We’re excited for Dan to join the HCW team,” said Todd Yates, HCW managing partner. “His experience in finance, analytical nature and self-motivation make him a perfect fit.”