Perry Ian Cone has responsibility for the Company’s corporate, compliance, and administration functions. He has more than 30 years of combined insurance industry and corporate legal experience.
Perry has the distinction of serving as the first inside general counsel and SVP at Florida’s Citizens Property Insurance Corporation; and previously at Travelers of Florida as its general counsel, SVP, and ethics and compliance officer. He joined Gulfstream as general counsel in January 2013.
Over his career, Perry has participated in billion dollar financings, challenging regulatory and compliance matters, and cutting-edge litigation. He has managed corporate law departments, regulatory compliance and QA, underwriting and processing, claims and claims litigation.
Nationally known for leading Florida insurance reform efforts, Perry is a recipient of Florida Insurance Council’s Wade Holland Distinguished Service Award. Other past leadership service includes: Chair of the Advisory Committee at the Center for Ethics, The University of Tampa; Member of the Board of Trustees, The University of Tampa; and President of the Insurance Division of Florida Bankers Association.
Perry was a partner at Jorden Burt LLP, of counsel with Gray Robinson P.A., and has an “AV® Preeminent” attorney rating with Martindale-Hubbell. He graduated magna cum laude from University of Miami School of Law, where he was Articles Editor on University of Miami Law Review. He holds a Masters of Science in Education from University of Miami School of Education, and earned his Bachelors degree from Urbana College, Ohio.