PEMBROKE, Bermuda – October 1, 2018 – Sompo International, a Bermuda-based specialty provider of property and casualty insurance and reinsurance, announced today that it has launched a Global Risk Control Services function within its insurance business. Under the leadership of Mr. Victor Sordillo, Senior Vice President, Risk Control, the team will work with the company’s insureds to deliver advanced risk management programs as well as more traditional loss control tools. The team now includes resources across the U.S. and Europe, with certified experts in a broad range of safety disciplines including industrial hygiene, ergonomics, fire protection, and product liability as well as professionals with extensive experience in the transportation, environmental services, real estate, hospitality, construction, manufacturing and financial services sectors.
Since joining Sompo International in January 2017, Mr. Sordillo has significantly expanded and enhanced the scope of strategic risk management services offered to the company’s clients. Sompo International’s risk management and mitigation services now include customized mobile inspection applications, employee training and recognition programs, and a suite of assessment tools. In addition, Sompo International’s proprietary next generation of risk control consultation, Risk A/TSM, relies on behavioral based analysis to assist clients to better manage their risk exposures.
Mr. Sordillo commented, “By building a team of specialized risk control professionals with in-depth knowledge of the risk exposures specific to our client’s operations, we can deliver innovative and consultative risk control services. Advanced risk management programs provide value to our clients by reducing their risk exposure, identifying best practice controls, improving efficiency and differentiating their business operations.”
Mr. Jack Kuhn, CEO of Global Insurance and Chief Underwriting Officer, Sompo International, commented, “Working collaboratively with our dedicated underwriters and claims specialists, this expanded global risk control function will enhance the delivery of industry leading services to Sompo International’s clients. Our clients appreciate that our advanced risk control services drive reduced claims experience and demonstrated return on investment to their bottom line.”
About Sompo International
Sompo International Holdings Ltd. is a global specialty provider of property and casualty insurance and reinsurance, headquartered in Bermuda. Through its operating subsidiaries, Sompo International writes agriculture, professional lines, property, marine, energy, casualty and other specialty lines of insurance and catastrophe, property, casualty, professional lines, weather risk and specialty lines of reinsurance. Sompo International companies are wholly owned subsidiaries of Sompo Holdings, Inc., whose core business encompasses one of the largest property and casualty insurance groups in the Japanese domestic market. We maintain excellent financial strength as evidenced by the ratings of A+ (Superior) from A.M. Best (XV size category) and A+ (Strong) from Standard and Poor’s on our principal operating subsidiaries. Sompo International’s headquarters are located at Waterloo House, 100 Pitts Bay Road, Pembroke HM 08, Bermuda and its mailing address is Sompo International, Suite No. 784, No. 48 Par-la-Ville Road, Hamilton HM 11, Bermuda.
For more information about Sompo International, please visit www.sompo-intl.com.