Mike Davis, Founder & Managing Partner
Mike began his career with Zurich Insurance Group, one of the largest global insurers, where he was an underwriter in their middle-market division. Controlling a territory of over $10 million in premiums, his portfolio was composed by a multitude of industries including; hospitality, manufacturing, real estate, and private schools and colleges. Prior to joining Rhodes Risk Advisors, Mike was with Franklin Street, a commercial real estate firm, where he served as director of insurance and was one of the founding partners of their Atlanta office. At Franklin Street, he specialized in multifamily properties, focusing on insuring commercial real estate portfolios as well as oversight in growing Franklin Street’s insurance offering.
Since founding Rhodes Risk Advisors, Mike has further developed his expertise not only within the Multifamily & Real Estate practice, but has also grown Rhodes’ industry verticals while overseeing day to day operations of the firm. Under his guidance Rhodes has successfully placed over $8,000,000,000 of Real Estate TIV spanning all product types and asset classes from institutional to portfolios to individual private properties. As a result of this success Rhodes Risk Advisors was recently named to the University of Georgia’s Bulldog 100, highlighting the 100 fastest growing companies with UGA leadership.
Mike received his BBA in Risk Management and Insurance with an emphasis in Real Estate from the University of Georgia. He has served on the Terry College of Business Young Alumni Board and has served as Chairman of the Independent Insurance Agents of Georgia’s Young Agents Committee. He is heavily involved in the Atlanta Real Estate industry as a member of the National Multifamily Housing Council. Mike is also active in his church Peachtree Road United Methodist, Leadership Ministries Friday Morning Men’s Fellowship, the Big Pink Cook-Off, and serves as a founding member of The Trinity Combine benefiting Trinity Community Ministries. Mike currently lives in Atlanta with his wife and two children.