American Global is excited to announce that Michael Africk is joining the Illinois office as Senior Vice President. Mike is a Certified Public Accountant and national construction industry expert with more than four decades of experience. In his capacity as a CPA focused on contractor clients Mike has earned a reputation as a technical expert who delivers value and insight. His experience and perspective are a welcome addition to American Global's clientele and a complement to a diverse team of solution providers.
Nick Bokios, President of the Illinois office, remarked "I have known Mike for over 15 years. During that time, he has been a great resource, mentor and friend. I am now honored to have him work alongside me as we continue to deliver on American Global’s promise to “expect more from your broker.” Mike is an outstanding addition to the team, who will perfectly complement the work that Caryn Maxfield and I are doing in the Midwest to better serve our clients and prospective clients.”
“I am excited to be joining the American Global team.” said Mike. “I truly feel like they are doing something different in the industry and I am glad to be a part of it.” Mike is also a seasoned board director, strategic advisor and entrepreneur. Prior to joining American Global, he was a Principal and Regional Construction Practice Leader (among others) with CLA (CliftonLarsonAllen LLP) for more than ten years. Previously, Mike served as President and CEO for the accounting firm he co-founded in 1996, which specialized in construction, real estate, manufacturing, and distribution.
Mike holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and has been a Certified Public Accountant since 1980, when he began his career at Deloitte.
Michael Africk can be reached at 312-239-6983 or via email at [email protected]
American Global is a privately held insurance and surety brokerage firm specializing in all aspects of construction risk management. We support contractors, owners, and developers throughout the entire scope of their project and across every milestone of their business, protecting against the risks and exposures specific to the construction industry. American Global has multiple offices across the United States, as well as in England and Italy, to serve clients throughout the US, Latin America, the United Kingdom, and Europe.