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WARE CONSULTING LLC

TRUSTED ADVISOR TO THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY

 

SERVING THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY

Ware Consulting LLC is a boutique, personalized business consulting firm delivering strategic, financial and operational solutions to insurance, reinsurance and captive insurance companies.  We are especially effective advising clients facing challenges that are broad and complex.

WHAT WE DO

Provide services tailored to your company's needs in the following areas:

  • Strategic Planning

  • Business Process Improvement, Efficiency and Expense Reduction through the use of Technology

  • Competitor and Market Dynamic Analysis

  • Mergers & Acquisitions, including Strategic Fit with Potential Partners

  • Operational, Financial and Human Capital Due Diligence

  • Succession Planning

  • Regulatory Compliance

  • Corporate Governance

  • Interim CFO and COO services

  • Expert Witness Testimony

UNIQUE AND SPECIALIZED CAPTIVE INSURANCE SERVICES

For Captive Insurance Companies and their Owners

We have over 20 years of experience in the captive industry. Companies of all sizes can take control of their cost of risk by establishing a captive insurance program.  We provide a rigorous analysis to evaluate potential captive structures, domicile choices and service provider candidates.  These decisions are critical to creating a successful captive program that meets the financial and operational goals of the captive owner.  An investment in a captive is a long term, strategic decision and our depth of experience will help you make the right choices up front.

We also provide strategic planning, performance management, corporate governance and collateral management advice to established captives.

 

DAWNE WARE

WHY CHOOSE US

Dawne Ware, CEO and Managing Member, is a successful finance and operations executive with over 20 years of experience forming, building and leading companies in the property casualty insurance and reinsurance industries.  She provides tailored advice to each client, using her extensive career experience.


In 2007, Dawne co-founded SPARTA Insurance, a national insurance company serving the unbundled program market. As CFO, she was responsible for all financial aspects of the company, including initial financing, debt financing and the sale of the company. After its acquisition by Catalina Holdings (Bermuda) Ltd., Dawne became CEO and President of SPARTA Insurance Company and President of Catalina U.S. Insurance Services LLC.  She successfully integrated the majority of Catalina’s U.S. companies into a single operating platform, achieving operational efficiencies and expense savings.


Dawne began her career at PwC.  In 1994 she joined Discover Re, a venture capital start-up that served the Alternative Risk Transfer (ART) market as Controller, then rose through the ranks to become CFO.  During that time, Dawne spent time in Operations, adding her insights to strategic operational and IT initiatives that resulted in significant process improvements and expense efficiencies.


Dawne has a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Fairfield University and is a Certified Public Accountant.

Dawne is a director of Ringler Associates, the largest settlement planning company in the U.S.  She also serves on the boards of Junior Achievement of Southwest New England and the Connecticut Captive Insurance Association.