About JMP Insurance Brokers

Founded in 2016, JMP insurance Brokers is a Manhattan-based insurance and risk management brokerage, with a global customer footprint delivering tailored insurance solutions in all 50 states. Our clients value our insurance expertise as their Trusted Advisor, helping navigate through life’s unexpected events.

As an independently-owned agency, our measurable competitive advantage stems from our team’s responsiveness, honesty and integrity, and foresight into an ever-changing world and its risks. This level of dedication and commitment to our clients allows us to stay ahead of any challenges they may face.

Through its extensive network of high-end global insurance brokerage partners, JMP Insurance Brokers can also deliver packaged global insurance solutions in a coordinated & consolidated fashion.

As a member of the Hudson Valley Agency Alliance (HVAA), JMP Insurance Brokers is proud to represent and/or be directly appointed by many of the premier global, national and regional/local high-end and mass-market carriers for Personal, Commercial & Life/Health insurance, including:

  • Chubb Insurance
  • National General Premier
  • AIG
  • Travelers
  • MetLife
  • Hartford
  • Safeco
  • CNA
  • Nationwide/Harleysville

Independently-owned, JMP Insurance Brokers serves the insurance needs of:

  • Affluent individuals
  • Emerging affluent individuals
  • High and ultra-high-net worth clientele and their families

Meet Jay M. Persi, Owner and CEO

jay_headshot_4a1Jay M. Persi, Owner and CEO of JMP Insurance Brokers, has a proven track record of achievement over his 30-year career, including 15 years of relevant insurance and risk management experience in a variety of professional and executive capacities, including serving as:

  • Senior Sales Executive of Affluent Private Client Services at Coughlin Insurance Services
  • Senior Director, Management Consulting Services at Cap Gemini/Ernst & Young
  • Owner & CEO of JMP Financial Services, an independently-owned and operated Retirement & Estate Planning Agency

During his 7-year tenure at Coughlin Insurance Services, Jay successfully established and cultivated extensive professional relationships with over 1,000 personal and professional clients worldwide. As a reflection of these professional accomplishments, Jay was identified by Chubb Personal Insurance (CPI) as one of their 30 Top Personal Insurance Professionals to matriculate in an Executive Management Program, sponsored and led by CPI and the Wharton School’s Executive Education Center, at the University of Pennsylvania. Upon completion of the 12-month charter program, Jay proudly received the “Certified Advisor of Personal Insurance (CAPI)” elite designation certifying his achievement of the highest professional designation possible in the USA for Property and Casualty personal insurance professionals. Jay’s CAPI certification immediately:

  • Reflects his proven track record serving as “Trusted Advisor” to his global affluent clientele.
  • Conveys confidence in Jay and his professional knowledge and capabilities among his customers and their key centers of influence.
  • Bears witness by Chubb Personal Insurance and the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School, that Jay Persi is nationally-recognized as one of the most accomplished personal insurance professionals in the US.

Over Jay’s decade of experience in the Property and Casualty (P&C) insurance industry, Jay developed and sharpened his core competencies and unique strengths, specializing in serving the P&C insurance needs of global affluent, emerging affluent, and high-net-worth clientele, their families, family offices, and professional endeavors.

Consistent with his former agency, Jay’s agency proudly carriers Chubb’s elite ‘Cornerstone’ Agency status as one of Chubb’s top agency network partnerships nationwide.