Peter D. Abitanto
RHU, Senior Vice President
Pete Abitanto joined The Graham Company as Senior Vice President in 2019. Abitanto is responsible for the oversight and strategic direction of the Employee Benefits Division. In addition to this role, Abitanto serves on the firm’s Management Committee. With over 25 years of experience, Abitanto has a track record of building upon top-performing operations in progressive leadership roles.
Before joining Graham, Abitanto spent over a decade at Brown & Brown where he served as Executive Vice President in New York and Senior Vice President in New Jersey. Prior to that, Abitanto spent over 10 years in a variety of sales management roles for Oxford Health Plans and UnitedHealthcare where he was responsible for overseeing expansion into new markets. Abitanto has served as a board member of two local chapters of the National Association of Health Underwriters and has been a keynote speaker at various business associations on topics related to employee benefits and Health Care Reform.
Abitanto graduated in 1992 from Lafayette College with a bachelor’s degree in Economics and Business and received his Registered Health Underwriter (RHU) designation form The American College of Financial Services in February 2007. He holds Life, Accident & Health insurance licenses in multiple states.