Our Senior Leadership Team

Jose Estrella
Chief Executive Officer

Joe has been with Star Casualty for over 10 years. With stints in Claims, Product Management, Marketing, and 2 years working on the agency side of the business prior to Star Casualty, he brings a well-rounded point of view to Agency Support and Customer Service. Joe was born and raised in South Florida and has a Bachelor of Business Administration and Marketing from Florida International University.

Rakesh Mishra

Rakesh has over 25 years of experience in Product management, marketing and technology. Having worked for companies like Progressive Insurance and Farmers Insurance, Rakesh is always working to enhance our products and pricing; leverages technology to enable ease of doing business for our agents and policyholders, and deploy evidence based marketing plans to add value to our agents.

Frank Brill
Senior Vice President, Claims

Frank has over 21 years of experience in claim handling. Prior to joining the Star Casualty team, he has spent 13 years at Allstate Insurance Company handling all areas of automobile claims in various management roles. These areas include Bodily Injury, Personal Injury Protection, Physical Damage, Subrogation as well as Litigation and CAT management. Frank is a graduate of Springfield College and lives with his wife and 4 children in Miramar Florida.

Alex Zajac
Chief Financial Officer

Alex has over 25 years of insurance experience as head of Accounting Department for Star Casualty. He has a Master in accounting from Florida International University. He is a CPA licensed in the state of Florida from December 1999. Previously, Alex worked as an external auditor for an international audit firm, and as an accountant for a Miami CPA firm.

George De Prado
Director, SIU

George De Prado retired from law enforcement after more than 23 years of service. He served in many capacities including Supervising the Economic Crimes, Burglary, and Auto Theft Units for more than 12 years. George was hired to form the SIU Unit and has lead it since January 2005, first as its manager and now as the Director. George is committed to fighting Fraud by surrounding himself with outstanding investigators.

Warren Jacobs
Attorney, Claims

Warren has been an active member of the Florida Bar Association since 1972. Warren assists Star Casualty with the Florida Bodily Injury Claims since 2008. Before moving to Star Casualty, he operated a Law Office that included insurance defense issues and litigation.