Ashley Nam

Ashley Nam is an Underwriter on the R&W team. Prior to joining VALE, Ashley concentrated her practice on corporate transactional and securities matters, including mergers and acquisitions, capital markets transactions, commercial lending transactions and restructuring. Ashley also served as outside counsel to diversified holding companies and provided start-up counseling to companies in various industries. Ashley […]

Spencer Bernstein

Spencer Bernstein

Graduated this May 2023 from Elon University in North Carolina with a BSBA in Finance.

Nikitah Nyangoro

Nikita Nyangoro

Nikitah was previously a Financial Solutions Advisor at Bank of America Merrill Lynch where she leveraged her expertise to analyze clients’ financial situations, identify their needs, and formulate tailored solutions to help them achieve their financial goals. Her ability to communicate complex financial concepts in a clear and concise manner helped clients make well-informed decisions […]

Sean de Ganon

Sean de Ganon

Sean graduated from Fordham University in 2022 with majors in Political Science and American Studies. He most recently worked at Third Bridge as a research recruiter and prior to that interned at the Portman Square Group as an Investigative Research Intern.

David Tucciarone

David Tucciarone

David is a member of the Underwriting team. Prior to joining VALE, David practiced law in New York as an insurance coverage litigation and claims monitoring counsel for international and domestic carriers, with focus on the areas of directors & officers, financial institutions, fidelity bond, cyber, and professional liability. David graduated from Colgate University with […]

Daniel Forsman

Daniel Forsman

Daniel Forsman is an Analyst on the North American R&W Team. Prior to joining VALE, Daniel worked at a claims administration law firm where he reviewed claims in large class-action lawsuits. Daniel graduated from the University of Virginia with a B.A. in History.

Karina Wong

Karina Wong

Karina Wong is an Analyst for the R&W team at VALE. Prior to joining VALE, Karina was part of the Client Reporting Team at a global investment bank where she prepared custody and fund accounting performance reports for its clients. Karina graduated from Fordham University with a B.A. in Economics.

Megan Quail

Megan Quail

Megan Quail is a Managing Director and Head of North American R&W. She also works directly with executive management on strategic growth initiatives and business development projects. Prior to joining VALE, Megan practiced at a global, full-service law firm where she represented professional liability insurers in coverage and litigation matters involving directors and officers liability […]

James Melvin

James Melvin

James Melvin is a Senior Vice President of North American R&W. Prior to joining VALE, James practiced at a full-service law firm where he represented international and domestic insurers in coverage and litigation matters with a focus in the areas of healthcare and professional liability. He also acted as monitoring counsel handling complex claims, conducting […]

Michael Corelli

Michael Corelli

Prior to joining VALE, Mike practiced law, focusing on mergers & acquisitions, private equity, venture capital and general corporate law. Mike represented private equity funds in all aspects of leveraged buyout transactions, including portfolio company acquisitions and dispositions, equity and seller financing, management employment and equity compensation arrangements, recapitalizations and portfolio company add-on acquisitions. Mike’s […]