Our Team

Dan West

Commercial Advisor

Dan West has worked as a Commercial Insurance Producer at Brown & Brown of Detroit since 1989 and he has been involved in the insurance industry since 1983. He continues to provide excellent service to both existing and new clients.

Dan is a graduate of Michigan State University, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics. He is a Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) and a Licensed Insurance Counselor (LIC). Dan specializes in commercial insurance and has won the $1M Book of Business award since 2008.

Dan enjoys designing complete risk management programs for clients including subcontract review, loss prevention programs, claim review, experience mod review, and return to work programs. He feels this is the best way to reduce the cost of risk for clients over the long haul. He is also highly proficient in technical analysis of insurance policies. He understands the importance of reviewing all forms and endorsements. He will review the contracts of his clients and potential clients to make sure their policies fully meet their contractual requirements. Dan also has coverage expertise in Executive Liability, Cyber Liability and International Insurance.

Dan’s favorite part of the job is building trusted relationships with clients and working to ensure that claims are paid to their satisfaction. He feels that Brown & Brown of Detroit sets themselves apart from the competition due to integrity, attention to coverage detail, and client service.

Dan is very active in the local community. He has served on the Board of Directors of the Detroit Athletic Club since 2011. He is also proud to support Catholic Services of Macomb and Southwest Solutions. Dan is married to his high school sweetheart and is an avid bowler in his free time.