Dave Warfel has been the North American head of aviation at Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) since 2017. He has two decades of aviation insurance experience, with a background in general aviation, product liability and airline underwriting.
Warfel is a graduate of the Institute of Aviation at the University of Illinois and is a licensed commercial pilot.
The sudden halt imposed on the aviation industry by the COVID-19 crisis hit the sector hard. In April 2020, two-thirds of the global commercial aviation fleet sat idle on the tarmac, while passenger traffic was down 90% year-on-year. Today, the aviation industry is slowly rebounding, led by domestic travel. As more aircraft return to the […]