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Tesh Patel

Tesh Patel, SVP Amity Casualty Lines division out of Austin, TX, manages our broker and specialist relationships in the Central and Western United States focusing on lawyer professional liability insurance.

Tesh began his insurance career in 2001 as an underwriter with AAA Southern California while living and working in Southern California. He progressed within the industry in various sales and product management roles with both AAA and Farmers/Zurich. His career eventually led him to Austin, TX.

Over the last decade, Tesh has held executive leadership roles specifically focused on Lawyers Professional Liability Insurance. Those roles include product development with a nationally recognized MGA and as a Market Manager with Berkshire Hathaway’s – Attorney Protective program.

Tesh joined Amity Insurance in 2018 to help expand Amity’s Wholesale brokerage services in the Central and Western United States. His experience at both the carrier and agency level allows him to bring a unique perspective to finding coverage solutions.

Tesh graduated from California State University, Fullerton with a B.B.A. in Operations Management. While attending he also played 2 years NCAA tennis. He still resides in Austin, TX with his wife and two young daughters, and enjoys tennis as often as possible.