David Marino

David W. Marino

Group President & COO
American Global LLC

Current Responsibilities

David Marino is the President and Chief Operating Officer of American Global, LLC. In this role, David is supporting the operations of its US Regional offices and International business units with an emphasis on driving high client and colleague satisfaction.


25+ years construction risk management experience. Specializing in guiding construction industry stakeholders with complex risk financing and risk mitigation strategies for large domestic, international contractors and projects. Experiences include leading teams and client engagements for complex assignments in all aspects of insurance and performance security needs. Expert at risk transfer, risk financing, and risk reduction strategies, loss sensitive programs, wrap-up insurance plans, captive utilization, contract surety, and subcontractor default Insurance.

During his career, David has designed programs for complex infrastructure, including alternative project delivery projects and Public Private Partnerships (PPP), advised clients during merger and acquisition (M&A) transactions, developed solutions for controlled insurance programs, and managed highly complex multi-line claims to satisfactory outcomes.

David is a frequent speaker at various industry risk management conferences and forums. He is based in New York.

American Global

American Global is a privately-held risk advisor and insurance broker for the global construction industry. Its strategy is to grow organically and methodically, with the right people in the right regions, currently comprised of a team of surety and insurance construction professionals in six offices across the United States as well as Latin America and London


  • BBA (cum laude) in Property and Liability Insurance, St. John’s University, College of Insurance


  • Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter (CPCU)
  • Governor, NY Building Foundation, NY Building Congress
  • Board, Ace Mentor Program, National Board of Directors
  • Member, The Beavers Organization