To lead the property & casualty unit and developing risk management

Frank Crystal & Company, an insurance brokerage firm, has named Erik Teegerstrom and Kevin Mellor to the firm’s Houston office management team as managing director and executive director, respectively.

Ed Kiessling, executive vice president who leads the national commercial insurance services unit at Frank, said: “We are pleased to welcome Erik and Kevin to the Frank Crystal team. We are confident that Erik and Kevin’s in-depth industry knowledge and experience will add tremendous value for Frank Crystal clients and further strengthen our growing regional presence.”

Mr Teegerstrom will lead the property & casualty unit in the Houston office and his responsibilities includes managing the office’s accounts. He has over 14 years of insurance industry experience. Prior to joining Frank Crystal, he worked at Aon Risk services as a team leader, manager, and senior account executive.

Mr Mellor’s responsibilities at Frank Crystal will include developing large risk management and middle market relationships for the Houston office. He has over 17 years of insurance industry experience, specifically in the transportation, manufacturing, construction, oil & gas, and food service industries.