Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance Company (BHSI), the insurance arm of Warren Buffett’s global insurance and reinsurance company, has promoted Tomas Blas to Head of Property, Spain.
Blas has 17 years of industry experience, joining BHSI in 2019 as Head of Technical Lines in Spain.
In his new role Blas will be responsible for BHSI’s property lines portfolio in Spain, including corporate business property insurance for all industries and technical insurance solutions focused on construction, power, energy and engineering risks.
Prior to joining BHSI, he was Regional Head of Engineering Lines, at Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty, in its Mediterranean Region.
He was also head of Engineering Lines for Spain & Portugal and Global Practice Group Leader of Utilities, Services, IT & Communications, at AGCS.
Chris Colahan, Head of UK & Europe, BHSI commented: “Tomas has been instrumental in expanding our property portfolio in Spain and delivering on the BHSI commitment to service excellence and our Claims Is Our Product philosophy countrywide.
“I look forward to his continued great work for our organisation, our customers and our brokers in his newly expanded leadership role.”