Darren J. Ambler
Managing Director, Insight Insurance Agency
Darren has more than 15 years of experience in the employee benefits and human resource consulting marketplace. As the Director for the employee benefits arm of Insight Performance, Darren provides brokerage and advisory services in the areas of health & welfare benefits, voluntary benefits, and executive benefits. Darren formerly served as the Senior Vice President of Eastern Benefits Group. Under Darren’s sales leadership, Eastern Benefits Group grew to become one of the largest employee benefits brokerages in the Northeast representing more than 1,000 employer groups. Darren specializes in working with employers in all areas of employee benefit plan structure including: plan funding and administration, cost effectiveness, employee communications, compliance, and employee wellness programs.
As a recognized leader in the benefits marketplace, Darren has held seats on the Broker Advisory Council’s of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Fallon Community Health Plan and the Massachusetts Health Insurance Connector. He is also active with the National Association of Health Underwriters (NAHU), Massachusetts Association of Health Underwriters, New England Employee Benefits Council (NEEBC), and the Small Business Association of New England (SBANE).
Darren currently serves on the Board of Directors for the North Shore Chamber of Commerce and The Plummer Home for Boys. He also serves as a panelist for Sun Life’s Rising Star education grant-making program. In addition, Darren has been appointed to the North Shore Chamber’s Affordable Care Act Task Force, a group charged with being an information resource on National Health Care Reform for employers.
Darren is a graduate of Widener University and holds his Bachelor’s degree in Government and Politics. Darren resides in Salem, MA with his wife and twin daughters.