Alan Grad is Chairman and CEO of American Business and a Managing Partner at Integrity.
Alan has worked in the life insurance industry since the day after he graduated from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He has been a partner and then CEO of American Business for more than 35 years. Alan’s 94-year-old father has been the CFO of American Business for the past 12 years, after a successful career in the computer industry.
Alan is founder of the Westchester Research Alliance and has served on several charitable boards, including the Crohn’s and Colitis national and regional boards. He is currently on the board of Life Re, a reinsurance company, and has served in numerous leadership roles with insurance committees and educational organizations.
Alan and his wife, Ellen, grew up together in Tarrytown, New York, and now live in Mamaroneck, New York. They have three adult children living nearby, and just became grandparents for the first time. The entire Grad family enjoys a variety of racquet sports — Ellen and their children all played collegiate tennis. They love their Bernese dog, Scout. Alan also enjoys kayaking, playing pool and reading.