Douglas R. Jones, CPCU, ARM
Senior Vice President & Principal, Roach Howard Smith & Barton, Dallas, TX
Doug Jones leads Roach Howard Smith & Barton’s Technology, Life Sciences & Media (TLM) practice. Doug’s expertise includes highly targeted insurance products such as Directors & Officers, Errors & Omissions and Cyber Liability and he is frequently asked to speak on these topics.
Doug has many years of experience with all types of technology companies. He has worked with startups and publicly-traded companies as well. Since technology firms were the earliest adopters of cyber insurance, he is a pioneer in placing this coverage. He has made some of the largest placements and handled some of the most significant and complex claims.
Prior to joining the firm, Doug served as Executive Vice President at a Dallas-based insurance agency, where he headed the Technology and Directors & Officers Liability divisions. During his tenure there, he led the agency to elite status with technology insurance carriers and helped develop a national program through National Venture Capital Association that provided best-in-class management liability protection. He is a past Chairman of TechAssure the premier agency association dedicated to cutting-edge risk management solutions for technology companies.