Global reinsurance giant Swiss Re’s Corporate Solutions division has appointed Jim George as Global Head of Claims, succeeding Nicola Parton.
George will be tasked with leading Swiss Re Corporate Solutions’ global claims operations and will also serve as a member of Corporate Solutions’ Management and Business Management Committees.
Over the last 20 years or so George has held a number of positions in claims management and also held a number of leadership positions, with Swiss Re Corporate Solutions and previously GE Insurance Solutions.
Prior to his appointment as Global Head of Claims, George served as Head of North America Claims within the reinsurer’s Corporate Solutions unit, and was instrumental in the development of the Corporate Solutions Claims Commitment.
Commenting on the new appointment, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Swiss Re Corporate Solutions, Agostino Galvagni, said; “Outstanding service is a fundamental part of our offering. As we continue to build a world-class claims organization, Jim’s client-centric mindset, alongside his background and experience, makes him the ideal person to lead this team.”
George will succeed Nicola Parton, who now holds the position of Head Primary Lead Strategy & Client Engagement.