Quinn and Winchel will be dedicated to expanding firm’s insurance and reinsurance trust business
Robert QuinnRobert Quinn joined Wilmington Trust to manage client development efforts in the Insurance Solutions business.
Todd WinchelTodd Winchel was hired by Wilmington Trust to lead product management in the Insurance Solutions business.
“Together, Robert and Todd bring a keen awareness of collateral options,” said Jack Beeson, head of Wilmington Trust’s Global Capital Markets division. “Over the past 15 years they have demonstrated their devotion to their clients, and built strong reputations in the industry for both service and attention to detail. Todd and Robert will be instrumental in further strengthening our position in the insurance and reinsurance marketplace.”
Insurance and reinsurance trusts are alternative forms of collateral used to guarantee insurance transactions such as reinsurance, insurance linked securities, and corporate insurance, which include both captive and large deductible plans.
Winchel has over 25 years of institutional trust and custody experience, including 12 years of insurance trust experience. He helped establish and maintain thousands of trusts holding more than $100 billion in collateral. Winchel comes to Wilmington trust from Wells Fargo, where he was senior vice president in Corporate, Municipal, and Escrow Services. Previously, he was vice president of Corporate and Insurance Trust services at the Bank of New York.
He earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the State University of New York at Buffalo.
Winchel is based in Wilmington Trust’s office located at 166 Mercer St. in New York, and can be reached at (212)941-4406.
Quinn has been a noted leader in the alternative collateral field for over 15 years. Previously, Quinn was senior vice president of business development for Corporate, Municipal, and Escrow Services at Wells Fargo. Before that, he was vice president of business development for Corporate Trust at the Bank of New York. He played a key role in the establishment and success of client development efforts at both financial institutions.
He has delivered seminars on collateral alternatives to thousands of industry professionals worldwide, and is widely regarded as one of the foremost experts in the field. Quinn also served in the U.S. Army and U.S. Army Reserves, where he was awarded the National Defense Service Medal for his service in Operation Desert Storm and the Army Reserve Commendation Medal, respectively.
Quinn graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Washington, and earned an MBA from Columbia Business School.
Quinn is also based in Wilmington Trust’s Manhattan office on Mercer Street, and can be contacted at