IRB Brasil Re has appointed Wilson Toneto as its new executive vice president of risks and compliance.
Toneto was unanimously elected to the position by the company’s Board of Directors, after a decision to dismiss then vice-president Lúcia Maria da Silva Valle.
He was vice president of Administration, Control and Finance for the Mapfre Group, having assumed the position of CEO of Mapfre Brasil in 2011.
Toneto also served as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Grupo Segurador BB and Mapfre and member of the Global Executive Committee of the Mapfre Group.
“Wilson arrives to provide our company with his great experience and capacity in the area, with the mission of ensuring and strengthening risk management and compliance practices, consolidating them as a reference in the national and international market”, said the interim Chief Executive Officer of IRB, Antônio Cássio dos Santos.