About Us

American Transit Insurance Company (ATIC) is a leading commercial automobile liability insurance provider with specialization in the public and trade automobile sector. ATIC is a New York State licensed property and casualty insurance carrier with more than 40 years of industry experience. ATIC principally writes commercial automobile liability and physical damage insurance on risks such as taxicabs (yellow and green), black cars, company fleets, and other commercial livery vehicles.

ATIC is a dedicated New York presence with business operations centered in Brooklyn, its corporate headquarters in Manhattan, and a satellite office in Freeport, Long Island. Family owned and operated, American Transit is committed to the traditional broker based business model and prides itself on its founding values of:

  • strong broker relationships
  • excellent customer service
  • unparalleled claims handling
  • outstanding legal representation

As a leader in this niche market, American Transit Insurance Company has developed a strong and growing broker network that spans New York State, and delivers exceptional value and service to brokers and insureds alike.


Executive Management

Ralph Bisceglia

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, and President

John Poklemba, Esq.

General Counsel

Adrian Bisceglia

Chief Product Development Officer

Chris Ryan

Chief Financial Officer

Cisca Hung

Chief Compliance & Risk Officer


Susan Baksh

Director of No-Fault

Joshua Goldberg

Assistant General Counsel

Arik Nabie

Chief Information Officer

Cormac Synnott

Director of Bodily Injury

Lloyd Clement

Head of Underwriting

Geoff Lam

Director of Business Development

Joseph Persaud

Deputy Chief Operating Officer

Mike Duignan

Director of Underwriting Operation

John Lee

Chief Information Security Officer

Heather Ritter

Director of Communications