Since 1998, Capital Investigating has focused operations in the Northeast with the mantra of ”why be average in 50 states when you can be an expert in 14.

We live, eat and breathe insurance investigations and personally guaranteed that we deliver what we promise, allowing us industry leading client retention and with 322% annual return on investment to our clients, including employers, TPA’s, insurance carriers and defense counsel, truly providing them the best value in the industry!  We provide monthly and quarterly management metrics to our clients allowing them to compare vendor performance as well as set benchmark standards with hard and current numbers.

Capital Investigating is one of the most respected Insurance Service Partners within the industry, focused on effective fraud management solutions for all lines of insurance with a focus on Workers’ Compensation, Disability, Liability and Auto claims.

With our investigator’s field experience and the management staff’s direction and knowledge of available database research information, we are consistently providing mitigating information to our clients. Capital Investigating’s case management system, CapTrak, allows real-time case tracking capabilities and online video to assist in the timely communication with clients.

Capital Investigating has the most experienced and career minded investigators throughout the industry. All field investigators and inside research liaisons are provided outstanding compensation, full benefits package, vacations, tuition reimbursement and peace of mind that they work for a company with a strong philosophy and belief of hiring the most engaged and experienced investigators.

Looking to the future, Capital Investigating will continue to hire the best people and lead through technology and enhanced business relationships. Our commitment is to provide our clients with the most comprehensive information possible to make informed decisions. We are confident we can provide precise, tailored solutions that will continue to meet our client’s needs.

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Michael Manni
Michael Manni
CEO & Founder, Capital Investigating

Michael Manni is the CEO of Capital Investigating and founded the company in 1998. He turned the one-man, one-state operation into one of the largest and most respected investigative firms in the Northeast, making him a recognizable leader in the insurance investigation community. He has a successful track record of helping clients increase their return on investment to well over 300%, achieving operational excellence and creating customer-focused organizations.

Russell Aaronson
Russell Aaronson
President, Capital Investigating

Russell “Rusty” Aaronson is the President of Capital Investigating and has over 25 years experience in the investigations and security industry with a specific expertise in surveillance and SIU in the insurance industry in general and workers compensation and disability industries in particular. He possesses a strong technical, field, legal and operations skill set including national sales and marketing experience to regional, national and international clients. He has actually investigated claims in almost every North American state and traveled to over thirty countries throughout the globe working in the surveillance and fraud industry.

Brian Caldwell
Director of Operations

Brian Caldwell, Director of Operations, has been with Capital Investigating since 1999 with management experience including operational and investigative experience to include risk assessment/management, insurance field investigations, criminal investigations and surveillance. Caldwell is a USMC Veteran with leadership skills that are invaluable. He has built a structurally sound bond between himself, clients, peers and employees. Through his guidance and training, he has successfully organized a group of motivated and accomplished investigators. Due to his work ethic and ability to lead, he has also developed an outstanding management team that is results-oriented, detailed, knowledgeable and motivated to keep growing. Through the years, Caldwell has worked closely with many clients and has created relationships and friendships that will last a lifetime.

Richard Cammett
CPCU, CIC – Advisory Board

Cammett joined the Capital Investigating Advisory Board in November of 2018. He is responsible for strategic and innovative investigations with a focus on high exposure claims as well as formal investigative programs for claim departments and ultimately advancing Capital’s position and value in the Insurance Industry.

Cammett’s claim and management experience began with Liberty Mutual as a Workers Compensation and Property CAT adjuster before becoming a Property Supervisor. He then began a long journey working for The Hanover Insurance Group where he rose through the ranks from multi-line supervisor to field office manager and ultimately for 22 years as a member of the Claims Senior Leadership Team; where he held various roles from Vice President of Claims for Auto, Property, General Liability and Workers Compensation lines of business. He possesses strong claim, service, people management, analytical, operations skills that will benefit you and your claim team.

Cammett is a graduate of Merrimack College with a BA in Economics. He is a member of the Charter Property Casualty Underwriters Association and he is a Certified Insurance Counselor.

Sandra Hill
National Account Manager

Sandra Hill is an experienced investigative professional with over 22 years of insurance fraud and investigative industry experience. She joins Capital Investigating as a National Account Manager, utilizing her investigative and operational knowledge to ensure quality handling of investigative assignments. In addition, her focus is on ensuring a solid and documented return on investment for each client.

Hill began her career in 1995, as a field agent with the oldest investigative firm in the industry. She was employed for five years as an investigator with this international investigative firm, where she investigated crimes and violations against corporations as well as violations of state and federal laws. In this capacity, she conducted a myriad of investigations to include compliance investigations, surveillance operations, claims investigations, integrity investigations, counterfeiting investigations, due diligence investigations, background investigations and transshipping investigations.

Hill earned a Master of Science degree in Criminal Justice from Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey.

At Capital Investigating Hill has the position of VP of National Operations. She is instrumental in schooling investigators, claims professionals and attorneys through in-person and online training presentations. She has been authorized to complete CEU and SIU training as requested by clients.