Our team of experts leads the way for one of the largest independent UNDERWRITING agencies in the U.S.

Kieran Sweeney
Align Financial - CEO

Mr. Sweeney founded Align Financial Group LLC in 2003, as well as Personable Holdings, Inc in 2011 and Catalytic Holdings LLC in 2013. Mr. Sweeney graduated from University College Galway, Ireland in 1987 with a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry & Immunology.


John Johnson
Align Financial - President

Mr. Johnson has 30 years of insurance and management experience. He is a recognized industry leader in underwriting profitable personal and commercial catastrophe programs as well as a wide variety of property and casualty products.  John graduated from the University of Southern California, Marshall School of Business with a B.A. in finance.

Michelle Roccoforte
Align Financial - CFO

Michelle has 30 years of Insurance Corporate and Premium Accounting experience with expertise in implementation of cash reconciliation, online payment systems, and commissioning systems for streamlining and automation of the cash flow processes. Mrs. Roccoforte earned her Certified Public Accounting designation after graduating from San Diego State University with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting.

Andy Swindall
NALICO General Agency - President

With additional expertise in start-up operations, M&A, negotiations, acquisition integration, marketing, accounting, resource management, and risk analysis and management, Andy is all-in-inclusive solution for organizations seeking strong leadership and practical knowledge of financial and operational aspects to managing a business.


Rick Becker
Streamlign - President

A proud graduate of SDSU, with a degree in Information Systems, Rick has held leadership roles in IT, System Development, Business Intelligence Distribution , Operations and Product Development and Pricing.  Prior to joining Align Financial Holdings in 2012, Rick excelled for decades in executive positions with Arrowhead, AAA, and MAPFRE.  Today, Rick leads Streamlign, the FinTech division of Align Financial Holdings.