Chemical Products Insurance began in 2013 with a commitment to providing insurance expertise to chemical manufacturers and distributors. Craig and David Rekerdres lead the business operations.
Craig Rekerdres – President & CEO
Craig Rekerdres has been in the insurance industry since 1970. He earned his insurance license in high school and started building his own book of business right out of college. Early in his career he received training at Lloyds of London, where he developed a keen sense for understanding complex risks. In 1986 Craig started Rekerdres & Associates to help businesses develop a sound insurance program. In 2010 Craig launched ‘Chemical Product Insurance’ to focus on opportunities related to the chemical manufacturing industry, a niche he developed over the previous 25 years. He’s provided risk-consulting to business-owners, multi-national executives, and personally mentored some of the brightest insurance minds in the DFW area.
David Rekerdres – Vice President
A 3rd-generation insurance agent, David Rekerdres began his career in high school assisting CSR’s during summer break. After graduating college in 2010, he immediately started working at Chemical Product Insurance. He’s been the company’s ‘jack-of-all-trades’, quickly contributing to IT, marketing, accounting, and insurance customer service. Over the past 2 years David has immersed himself in insurance knowledge, working toward his CPCU designation and learning nuances of products liability, chemical pollution exposures, and property insurance for manufacturing facilities. David enjoys participating in church activities, learning Mandarin Chinese, and avidly following the Dallas Cowboys.