Larry Harb AKA “Auctioneer Insurance Guy”


Larry Harb is the founder and CEO of IT Risk Managers, Inc., a national niche insurance wholesaler that provides risk management solutions for companies that are in the technology business or that use technology. It is one of the industry’s premier brokers of internet and technology (cyber) insurance, having been in business for 21 years.  IT Risk Managers is licensed in 48 states to market all types of Property and Casualty insurance products.

Specializing in niche industries, Larry is also the creator of the Auctioneer Insurance Program and the Flexible Auctioneer’s E&O product. These products were designed specifically for auctioneers and the auction industry. He is a licensed auctioneer in the State of Indiana, a graduate of the Ohio Auction School and speaks throughout the country on the protections needed by those working in the business.

Larry Harb has more than 30 years of experience in the financial services and insurance industries. During his career he has  served as an adjunct instructor at Illinois Institute of Technology and is a frequent guest lecturer at Michigan State University.

He holds a masters degree in management from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management and a bachelors degree from Northern Illinois University. He co-authored the book Reinventing the Retail Bank published in 1994. He is a Certified Identity Theft Risk Management Specialist and has written numerous articles and is a frequent guest speaker at industry conferences.