Senior Leadership Changes Announced

The Gibraltar Group, a full-service insurance firm that implements active risk management measures to deliver superior client value, today announced that Brandt Beal has been promoted to president of the firm and Ralph Beal has been designated as chairman of the Company’s board of directors.

In his new role as president, Brandt Beal is responsible for overseeing daily business operations and ensuring the delivery of valuable insurance and active risk management services to customers.

According to Ralph Beal, the changes in senior leadership reflect The Gibraltar Group’s dynamic, organic growth and demonstrate the firm’s confidence in Brandt’s ability to continue leading the organization to benefit both customers and employees.

The strength and success of our business under Brandt’s senior leadership drove the decision to transfer the responsibilities of president into his hands,” said Ralph Beal. “I believe his deep understanding of our customers’ needs, combined with his dedication and ambitious vision for the future of The Gibraltar Group, will take the Company to a new level.”

Ralph and Brandt Beal established The Gibraltar Group in 2005 and led the Company as president and vice president, respectively. As chairman, Ralph Beal represents the firm in business and industry settings and provides strategic counsel for the senior management team on a variety of matters.

The Gibraltar Group also has promoted Brenda Hunter to vice president of underwriting. Previously, she served as underwriting manager with the firm. In her new position, Hunter oversees all underwriting activities, supervises consistency and quality control and plays a significant role in important and strategic decisions. “In addition to her extensive knowledge and expertise, Brenda has demonstrated her capacity to lead others in the underwriting aspect of our work,” said Brandt Beal. “She’s a major component of our team’s success and will contribute a great deal to the continued growth and development of The Gibraltar Group as a member of our management team.”

About The Gibraltar Group

With offices in Lubbock and Dallas, Texas, The Gibraltar Group is a risk management firm advising companies in the energy/oil field services, transportation and manufacturing industries on all areas of financial, strategic and operational risk. For more information, visit

Company Overview


Jacqueline Lajoie