Crown Global Executives to Speak at IIR’s 14th Private Placement Life Insurance and Variable Annuities Forum in Boston

Annual Gathering of Industry Leaders Dedicated to Tax-Efficient Solutions for the High-Net Worth Market

NEW YORK - May 12, 2016 - Crown Global Insurance Group LLC (“Crown Global” or the “Company”), a world leading provider of specialty insurance solutions for high net worth and institutional clients, today announced that Chairman and CEO Perry Lerner, President and CFO Christopher Calise, and Managing Director Jay Judas, have been selected to speak at IIR’s 14th Annual Private Placement Life Insurance and Variable Annuities Forum on May 17-18, 2016. Industry leaders, including prominent hedge fund managers, family offices, fund platforms, carriers and service providers, will gather for two days of interactive sessions and C-level networking at the Colonnade Hotel in downtown Boston.


“We look forward to being a key part of the most comprehensive and longest running Private Placement Life Insurance and Variable Annuities event in the world,” said Perry Lerner, Crown Global’s Chairman and CEO. “My session entitled Current Issues for Insurance Carriers, will provide new insights about available products and investment options, effective distribution models, and the implications related to the Panama Papers.”


“The PPLI & PPVA Forum is a leading gathering for those seeking tax-efficient solutions, and their advisors,” said Christopher Calise, Crown Global’s President and CFO. “During the session called The Four Parties in the PPLI/PPVA Sale my fellow panelists and I will focus on effective sales and marketing strategies aimed at clients, agents/producers, investment managers and insurance carriers.”


“During my session, Asia-Pacific and the Growing U.S. Nexus, I will focus on globalization related to pre-immigration solutions, multi-jurisdictional family solutions and tax efficient foreign investment in the U.S.,” said Crown Global’s Managing Director Jay Judas. “My colleagues and I are privileged to be among a truly exceptional group of industry luminaries at this year’s PPLI & PPVA Forum.”


Crown Global is also proud to be a Gold Sponsor of the PPLI & PPVA Forum. Industry colleagues are invited to utilize Crown Global’s VIP discount code FKN2476EMSPON to save 25% on registration.


About Crown Global

Crown Global provides efficient investment-enhancement strategies and products for institutional investors, investment managers and ultra-high net worth individuals. The Company offers custom solutions that enable managers and investors to enhance their returns from investments in alternative assets and managed accounts. Crown Global operates globally and maintains offices in North America, Switzerland and the Cayman Islands.  Since its founding in 1998, Crown Global has established a solid track record of issuing U.S. and non U.S. compliant life insurance and annuity policies for institutional and ultra-high net worth clients.  Learn more at