Avant Underwriters is one of the subsidiaries of Avant. To learn more about Avant, please visit our website at www.avantins.com

ESTABLISHED IN 1976, AVANT UNDERWRITERS, FORMERLY TIS NASHVILLE, IS A MANAGING GENERAL UNDERWRITER (MGU) PROVIDING NATIONWIDE TRANSPORTATION INSURANCE COVERAGE THROUGH OUR SELECT NETWORK OF INDEPENDENT INSURANCE AGENCIES.

The decision to retire our name was not taken lightly. the innovative culture that began at TIS continues to this day and is accentuated by our holding company, Avant. Our new name reflects the Avant brand as well as stating our dedication and focus to underwriting discipline and speed.

Our in-house underwriting authority, marketing and policy issuance offers the talent, performance and profile of a national insurer – all delivered with personal care. Stable products, top line growth and underwriting profits will continue to be our committed goal.

  • Invention: AU was built on creative vision having developed the first Non-Trucking Liability product in the marketplace and now the first to offer Contingent E&O coverage.
  • Longevity: AU represents the longest running, continuously-operated Non-Trucking Liability program in the industry.
  • Staff: Seasoned, dedicated decision makers with niche expertise and industry insight.
  • Structure: A singular source, solution based company, re-energizing the culture on which it was born.