Antonio (Tony) Casellas, CIC

Principal Partner

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  • Syracuse University, B.S. Finance and Marketing.
  • Boston College, Masters in Business Administration (MBA) Finance and International Business.


Mr. Casellas has over 19 years of experience in the insurance industry. He holds an MBA in Finance from Boston College and a BS in Finance and Marketing from Syracuse University. He also attended the College of Insurance in New York. He holds the Certified Insurance Counselor designation.

Prior to co-founding CL&C, he was President of CF&O Insurance Brokers, Inc. Mr. Casellas also served as Executive Vice President and General Manager of Casellas & Company, Inc. an independent local insurance brokerage firm in Puerto Rico. Prior to entering the insurance field, Mr. Casellas was Assistant Treasurer at the Corporate Finance Division of the Chase Manhattan Bank where he completed their Management Training Program in New York City.

Mr. Casellas serves as Treasurer of the Board of Directors of The Baldwin School of Puerto Rico, Member of the the Board of Trustees of Hospital del Niño.

Mr. Casellas oversees the firm’s construction and employee benefits departments. He also oversees part of the commercial lines practice.

Work Experience:

  • Chase Manhattan Bank, NA, San Juan PR. – Assistant Treasurer and Officer.  (1990-1992)
  • Casellas & Company, Inc., - Insurance Brokers.  San Juan, P.R.  - Various Positions, last as Executive V.P and General Manager. (1992-1999).
  • CF&O Insurance Brokers, Inc.   San Juan, P.R.  - President and Co-Founder. (1999-2004)
  • Carrión, Laffitte & Casellas, Inc., San Juan, P.R. - Principal Partner. (Current)
  • CLC Risk Services, Inc., Miami, FL. – President. (Current)

Notable Accomplishments

  • Corporate Finance Development Program, Chase Manhattan Bank, N.A., New York, NY
  • St. Johns School of Risk Management and Insurance, New York, NY
  • Director, Çorp. Sociedad Pro Hospital del Niño
  • Member Board of Trustees, Hospital del Niño, Inc.
  • Treasurer, Board of Directors, Baldwin School of Puerto Rico, Inc.
  • Director, Puerto Rico Tennis Association