UPC Insurance was founded in 1999 in Florida, and has operated successfully ever since. During its history, UPC has paid nearly $2.5 billion in total claims while maintaining consistent profitability and growing financial strength. From $5 million of capital at its inception, the company has grown today to $535 million of equity capital and over $1 billion of in-force premium in 12 states. UPC is a public company listed on NASDAQ (UIHC). UPC’s focus has always been on providing world-class insurance products and services and Keeping the Promise to its agents and policyholders in everything it does.
President & Chief Financial Officer
B. Bradford Martz has served as UPC's President and Chief Financial Officer since July of 2020. He has served as the Chief Financial Officer since October 2012.
From 2001 until his appointment as CFO, Brad held a series of financial roles with progressively responsible leadership experience leading to becoming CFO in 2007 of Bankers Financial Corporation, a Florida-based diversified holding company system with operations in the property and casualty insurance, life/annuity insurance, warranty, insurance agency, insurance business process outsourcing and real estate markets.
From 1996 to 2001, Brad was the CFO of Bonded Builders Service Corporation, a Florida domiciled specialty insurer focused on new home warranty offerings nationwide.
Brad is a Certified Public Accountant licensed in Florida and also holds the Global Certified Management Accountant designation from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Brad obtained a B.S. in Finance from the University of Colorado at Boulder and an M.B.A. from Northeastern University.