Principal of the Maryland insurance brokerage firm H.U. Dove & Company, Inc., Mr. Lietzau is a 1982 graduate of Loyola University, Baltimore. His early professional education was purposefully broad, encompassing training and experience at both insurance agency and company levels.
Mr. Lietzau began his career in January 1983 with the Maryland Casualty Company in their Richmond, VA branch office, leaving in 1985 as an all-lines commercial property/casualty underwriter. He then joined the firm Derek Bryant Insurance Brokers, Ltd. in London for two years as a broker, placing business at Lloyd's with other foreign markets principally on behalf of North American interests.
Upon returning to the United States, Mr. Lietzau joined the firm of Tongue, Brooks & Company of Baltimore as an Account Executive responsible for some of the firm's larger commercial property/casualty clients. He left that firm in 1991, partnering with his father in the acquisition of H.U. Dove & Company, Inc. of Baltimore.
Mr. Lietzau holds Property & Casualty Insurance licenses in numerous states as agent and broker. He has been involved with both U.S. domestic and foreign exposures for a variety of industries.
Active in racquet sports and golf, Mr. Lietzau is married and the father of three, is Chairman of the Board of Augsburg Village, a continuing care retirement community, and has similarly served at the Board level with other non-profit organizations.