Posts by: Kenneth Whitman, Esq.

Kenneth Whitman, Esq.

Kenneth F. Whitman serves as Senior Program Manager and Counsel to the Travel Agents and Tour Operators Professional Liability Program at Aon Affinity Travel Practice. In his present role at Aon, he oversees the day-to-day operations of both the claims and underwriting departments. He maintains Property and Casualty licenses nationwide, Independent Adjuster licenses and is also a licensed New York State attorney. Ken contributed significantly to the drafting and creation of the current insurance policy offered to Travel Agents and Tour Operators, and continues to maintain primary responsibility for ongoing policy improvements and coverage enhancements. A significant part of his current role involves educating travel entities about risk assessment and risk management tools and procedures. He previously served as the Claims Litigation Manager for Aon/Berkely commencing back in 2002. Ken has also successfully litigated numerous Personal Injury and Insurance Coverage cases in the New York courts, as both a plaintiff and a defendant. He has worked in the insurance industry since 1991, and began working in the travel industry back in 1990, serving as a tour guide for a local Ski Tour Operator out of Long Island. Ken received a B.S. in Business Administration from Miami of Ohio and his J.D. from St. Johns University. In his spare time, he enjoys skiing and boating with his family.