Starr Insurance Companies has announced that its Brazilian business, Starr International Brasil Seguradora S.A. (Starr Brazil), has obtained a local license to offer aviation insurance.
It also revealed that Fernanda Strachino has joined Starr Brazil to head the new aviation division.
Fernanda is an aviation specialist underwriter with more than 16 years’ experience working for companies such as Chubb, Aon, AIG and Willis Towers Watson in the Brazilian aviation re/insurance market.
“We are thrilled to be adding aviation capability in an important, growing economy like Brazil,” stated Steve Blakey, President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Starr Insurance Holdings, Inc.
“As a worldwide leader in aviation insurance solutions, we are constantly seeking new opportunities and markets to meet the growing needs of the aviation and aerospace industry around the globe.”
Starr Brazil is expected to offer a variety of aviation coverages, including Aircraft Hull & Liability, Spare Parts, Third-Party Legal Liability, Corporate Non-Owned Aircraft Liability, General Liability, RETA Insurance (Mandatory Liability), Hangarkeepers’ Liability, Premises Liability, Airport Liability, Products & Completed Operations Liability.