Latest appointment news from Sompo;
Sompo International, a leading global provider of commercial and consumer property and casualty (re)insurance, has announced the appointment of Angela Weiss as Head of Property & Energy Insurance for Continental Europe, effective September 1. She will be based in Zurich and report to Ralph Brand, President Continental Europe Insurance.
Mr. Brand said, “We’re continuously investing in our Property and Energy offering for Continental Europe where we see a growing demand for market leading expertise and capacity. Angela’s in-depth industry knowledge and broad experience, combined with her extensive network within the insurance community, make her the ideal person to lead our ambitions in this important field and build a strong team across Continental Europe.”
Ms. Weiss joins Sompo International from Zurich Insurance where she was Head of Underwriting Property, Engineering Lines and Marine for Switzerland and international Austrian business. Her previous experience includes various leadership and underwriting roles in Property, Energy, Engineering Lines, Marine and Risk Engineering at Zurich Germany, AXA and FM Insurance. She holds a Masters degree in Civil Engineering.