Ty Sagalow is the CEO and Co-Founder of BitCoin Financial Group, LLC. A 30 year insurance veteran who has held senior roles at AIG and Zurich Financial Services, Mr. Sagalow combined his talents as a network security insurance expert and an insurance product development expert to help form Bitcoin Financial Group.
As the former Chief Operating Officer of AIG eBusiness Risk Solutions, Mr. Sagalow led the team and the company that created cyber risk insurance. With a background as President of AIG Product Development and Chief Innovation Officer of Zurich , North America and the Tower Group, Mr. Sagalow has a track record of understanding new industries and creating insurance products for that community. In the past, this has included products such as Y2k, Corporate Reputation Insurance and Intellectual Property Collateral Insurance.
And now, as CEO of Bitcoin Financial Group, LLC. he designed the first sustainable, robust insurance policy to cover the theft of bitcoins and other virtual currency backed by an A-Rated, global “top 10” Property and Casualty insurance company.
Mr. Sagalow is both an attorney, P&C insurance broker and life insurance broker. He graduated Georgetown University Law Center (cum laude) and holds an L.L.M from New York University Law School.