Margaret Resce Milkint

Global Insurance Practice Leader

Managing Directors, Practice Leaders

Margaret Resce Milkint is a Managing Director and the Leader of the Global Insurance Practice within the Financial Services Practice at Diversified Search Group (DSG).

A seasoned talent strategist, DEI champion, and evangelist for talent innovation, transformation, and excellence, Margaret joined DSG in 2021 following a 35-year career in the search industry. Her search career has been focused on insurance and healthcare in the C-suite (notably CEO, COO, CFO, Chief Actuary, CIO, CRO, Chief Medical Officers/Physician Executives), and in the boardroom. She offers depth in the property and casualty, life, health, and reinsurance sectors, including insurtech. She has successfully conducted searches in actuarial, analytics, underwriting, claims, operations, risk, finance, investment, legal, technology, sales/distribution, and marketing.

Milkint is a strong champion for diversity, equity, and inclusion in the insurance industry. She has served as the North America Co-Champion for Dive In, the global festival for DEI in insurance, and co-founded the Women’s Insurance Networking Group, a platform for networking and career development among female and enlightened male insurance professionals. Margaret is the current U.S. Chair of ISC Group, a global business community for women operating in, or involved with, insurance. In addition, she chairs the Women in Insurance Initiative of Million Women Mentors/STEMconnector.

Prior to joining the executive search field, Milkint began her career at Allstate Insurance Company, where her passion for the insurance industry was ignited. A proud member of the Latinx community, Margaret is an active pro-bono industry speaker, moderator, and thought leader.


BA, English/Marketing
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign