Bermuda-based specialty re/insurer Sompo International has announced the appointment of Marco Serra as Vice President, Professional Lines.
Serra has over two decades of European insurance experience in Italy, the UK and Spain for businesses such as AIG, ANV and Navigators.
He joins from ArgoGlobal Assicurazioni in Rome, where he was Chief Underwriting Officer, and will be based in Barcelona reporting to Mathieu Borneuf, SVP Head Professional Lines for Continental Europe.
“Sompo International has ambitious growth plans in Continental Europe and Professional Lines is a key area of focus; we have grown our European Professional Lines book to a significant size in the last three years,” said Richard Allen, EVP, Professional Lines, London Market & Europe.
“As we strive to be close strategic partners to our clients, we rely on the technical expertise and knowledge of our people.
“All our Professional Lines team are industry experts, each with 15-20 years’ experience, so Marco’s track record and distinctive skill set make him a perfect fit.
“He will have responsibility for helping profitably growing our Professional Lines book in Europe with a particular focus on Professional Indemnity.”