Sean Flaherty joined AHT in 2019 and brings with him firsthand knowledge of the New York City construction industry. For more than 20 years prior to entering the insurance industry, Sean worked for a family owned and operated construction company, which performed excavation, demolition, various types of structural concrete and specialized waste hauling.
Sean began his career in insurance with a large national brokerage and focused exclusively on hard-to-place construction risks. His extensive knowledge of both union versus non union and public versus private sector work, as well as having sat on the same side of the table as his clients, enables Sean to support them in all aspects of risk management and insurance. Sean’s deep-rooted construction expertise extends into the surety market as well, which helps his client have a one-broker approach to all of their insurance and surety needs. Sean holds a Construction Risk Insurance Specialist (CRIS) designation from the International Risk Management Institute.