James J. Wrynn, Esq.


Former Superintendent, New York State Insurance Department, New York, James J. Wrynn, Esq. brings more than 35 years of professional experience as an attorney, regulator, executive and strategic advisor in the domestic and global insurance and regulatory sectors. As the 40th and last Superintendent of the New York State Insurance Department (now the Department of Financial Services), Mr. Wrynn managed and streamlined the operations of both the New York State Insurance Department (NYSID) and the New York Liquidation Bureau (NYLB). He also served as the first Deputy Superintendent of the New York State Department of Financial Services, the Executive Director of the New York State Insurance Fund, and played an integral role within both the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) and the International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS). 

Jim Wrynn is currently a Senior Managing Director and one of the leaders of the Global Insurance Services Practice at FTI Consulting. He is admitted to practice law in the federal and state courts of New York and New Jersey, and the U.S. Supreme Court.  He has earned the Associate Captive Insurance (ACI), Associate in Risk Management (ARM) and Workers’ Compensation Professional (WCP) designations. Additionally, he has an international presence as a member of Insurance Boards in the United States, European Union and Bermuda. He is also an ARIAS – U.S. Certified Arbitrator.

Jim previously served as Partner and Founding Member of the Global Insurance Services Practice at Goldberg Segalla; has held the position of Managing Director and Vice-Chair in the U.S. for Guy Carpenter’s Global Strategic Advisory Group; and has served as the Chief Commercial Officer and a Hearing Officer at NAM (National Arbitration and Mediation).

Mr. Wrynn lives in Douglaston, N.Y., with his wife Maura. They have three grown children Katie, James and Kevin, and one grandchild, James IV.

FTI Consulting
1166 Avenue of the Americas
New York, N.Y.  10036
tel: (212) 841-9365 email: Jim.Wrynn@FTIConsulting.com