Atlas General Insurance Services, a workers' compensation specialty general agency, has named Mike Mathews as new president and COO.

Mathews has more than 20 years of industry experience with senior level positions at insurance companies, retail brokerages and general agencies.

Atlas General Insurance Services CEO Bill Trzos said that Mathews has proven to be a major contributor to the success of their company. He brings Atlas not only extensive industry knowledge and business relationships, he has also demonstrated great leadership to their employees as they have grown.

Prior to joining Atlas, Mathews was vice president of marketing and business development for their workers’ compensation division at Arrowhead General Insurance Agency.