Alliant Fortifies Insurance Consulting Offering in Northern California

Alliant Insurance Services, Inc. has announced the acquisition of STANCE Renewable Risk Partners, an insurance due diligence and consulting firm based in the San Francisco Bay Area. The acquisition brings a team of highly skilled consulting veterans to Alliant who will help to broaden its capabilities.

STANCE is led by co-founders Sam Jensen and Anthony Retort, providing a streamlined, quality experience for clients with an emphasis on consulting for projects in the renewable energy space. Their unique process integrates seamlessly into project flow, allowing clients and counsel to focus on the broader picture of their company’s goals. John Ludwig, Co-COO, Alliant Specialty, stated: “The STANCE team is a great addition to Alliant; they complement our existing Nashville consulting operations nicely and help to further strengthen our energy consulting offerings.”

“STANCE is excited to be joining the Alliant team,” said Sam Jenkins, Co‑Founder, STANCE. “The continued growth of renewables, coupled with hard insurance market conditions, has resulted in a more complex and dynamic landscape in terms of placements and financing. From our perspective, broadening the energy consulting division will benefit the industry as a whole.”

Terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

About Alliant Insurance Services

Headquartered in Newport Beach, CA, Alliant Insurance Services, Inc., provides property and casualty, workers’ compensation, employee benefits, surety, underwriting, claims advocacy, and financial products and services to clients nationwide, including public entities, general contractors, tribal nations, healthcare providers, energy and marine corporations, law firms, real estate developers and owners, financial institutions, agribusinesses, and airlines and air ambulances. More information is available on the company’s website at