PALM BEACH, Fla., Nov. 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Private Risk Management Association (PRMA), the independent, non-profit, member-owned organization committed to raising the specialist high net worth (HNW) insurance category, today announced that Sara Hamilton, founder and CEO of Family Office Exchange (FOX), will receive the Association's inaugural Industry Leader Award at the upcoming PRMA Summit.
This annual award was created by PRMA's Board of Trustees to recognize an extraordinary individual who shares PRMA's commitment to educating and advocating for professionals that serve the HNW community.
"As founder and CEO of Family Office Exchange, Sara has been a relentless champion for uncompromising standards when it comes to providing advice and counsel to wealthy families," said James Kane, President of PRMA's Board of Trustees and SVP of Personal Insurance at USI. "Her passion for excellence, knowledge sharing, and continuous education are a remarkable reflection of PRMA's ideals."
Through her role as CEO of Family Office Exchange, Sara has advised over 750 family groups around the globe. Additionally, Sara
- Co-authored a book titled Family Legacy and Leadership: Preserving True Family Wealth in Challenging Times, © 2010, Wiley & Sons;
- Serves on the Executive Education faculty of The University of Chicago Booth School of Business for the course on Private Wealth Management offered twice a year in Chicago;
- Is a member of the World Economic Forum's Global Advisory Council on the Future of Investing and a board member for the Association for Private Directors.
About the Private Risk Management Association (PRMA)
The Private Risk Management Association (PRMA) is a member-owned, not-for-profit association committed to the advancement and growth of the high net worth (HNW) risk management & insurance niche. PRMA provides specialized education and practice management resources, while raising awareness of and advocacy for the niche. Members include many insurance agents and brokers, carriers, and other specialists who serve the wealthy. Visit privateriskmanagement.org to learn more.
Lisa Lindsay, Executive Director, PRMA
Tel: 917 769 4759
SOURCE Private Risk Management Association