Congratulations to David Hale, State National’s CFO, for Winning Dallas Business Journal's 2017 CFO of the Year Award

Posted: Oct 26, 2017

Dallas Business Journal Article

State National Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNC), a leading specialty provider of property and casualty insurance services, today announced that David Hale, EVP, CFO and COO, has been selected as a finalist and honoree for the Dallas Business Journal's 2017 CFO of the Year Awards program in the Core Middle Market – Public category. This annual awards program is intended to honor the region's top professionals for outstanding performance in senior financial leadership.

Hale was selected for his exceptional leadership during State National’s rapid growth since joining the company in 1995. Under his leadership, State National has grown to be a recognized specialty provider of property and casualty insurance services firm with more than 400 employees. The company is focused on its primary mission to simplify the complex, remove barriers to growth and to make insurance simple — so clients can succeed.

Hale oversees all financial functions for State National including finance, accounting, investor relations, human resources and information technology, as well as business process reengineering and project management.

Hale joined the company in 1995 and currently serves as Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer. David provides strategic direction to both the Lender Services and Program Services segments. He leads the company’s financial activities and corporate functions of IT and Human Resources.

A seasoned financial professional, Hale’s career catalog includes public accounting for eleven years in the insurance practices at KPMG and PricewaterhouseCoopers, and three years with Bank of America in the insurance commercial lending department. David received his B.B.A. from University of Texas at Arlington.