Daniel Kaufman | Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
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Daniel Kaufman

Danny Kaufman is Chief Operating Officer of Burns & Wilcox and Executive Vice President for its parent company, H.W. Kaufman Group. A privately held and leading specialty insurance wholesaler, Burns & Wilcox is based in Farmington Hills, Michigan, with offices spanning the U.S., Canada and U.K.

Representing the third generation of family leadership, Danny oversees U.S. operations for Burns & Wilcox and guides the group’s global sales, marketing and technology teams. Under Danny’s leadership, Burns & Wilcox has prioritized innovation, which includes the development of a proprietary digital platform and new resources designed to foster internal collaboration and client engagement.

He is also on the Board of Directors of H.W. Kaufman Group and subsidiaries H.W. Kaufman Group London, and Atain Insurance Companies.

Danny received his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Michigan (Ann Arbor) and Juris Doctor from Loyola University (Chicago). He is a member of the State Bar of Michigan.

In addition, Danny serves as a board member for the City of Hope National Insurance Industry Council, Detroit Symphony Orchestra, Detroit Institute of Arts Founders Junior Council, Detroit Historical Society and Forgotten Harvest.