Cunningham Lindsey has been awarded the Latin America Loss Adjusting Firm of the Year award at the Reactions Latin America Awards.
The award reflects the efforts and focus by Cunningham Lindsey’s Latin American team in offering reliable quality services, support and advice across the region, led by knowledgeable local staff and backed by Cunningham Lindsey’s international expertise.
The Reactions awards are recognized throughout the industry as a unique reward for the achievements and excellence of companies, teams and individuals.
Laura de Sordi, Managing Director, Latin America & Caribbean, who accepted the award said: “We are delighted to win this prestigious award; as it reflects the continued work and efforts of all our staff across the Latin American region. This is a large and very important market for us. We have invested in our staff and our offerings so that all our clients can be certain they are receiving the highest levels of service across the region.”
Cunningham Lindsey announces Laura de Sordi as the Managing Director of Latin America Operations. In this position, Laura will be responsible for the overall field operations across Latin America and the Caribbean, and will focus on service delivery, new business acquisition and account management.
Laura’s appointment as Managing Director follows the recent opening of a new hub in Miami in response to the concentrated growth and relocation of insurance, reinsurance and broking firms to the city. The Miami hub will complement our existing operations in Central and South America that have been serving the area for the last 25 years. Laura will work closely with all of the teams in the region to provide a full range of services, including loss adjusting, forensic advisory services to quantify the financial impacts of losses, and investigative services associated with EFI Global, the forensic engineering, fire investigation and environmental consulting division of Cunningham Lindsey.
“I am excited to have Laura directing our operations in Latin America,” said David Repinski, President and Chief Client Officer of Cunningham Lindsey, Americas. “Miami is fast developing as a major insurance hub and having a physical presence here is critical to the needs of our clients. Laura’s leadership and claims background will help accelerate our growth initiative in Latin America and the Caribbean by providing our clients with easily accessible claims services for managing risk.”
Laura has more than 10 years of legal and claims operations management experience, including senior leadership with a large global insurer in the London market. She is an attorney and holds a degree in Law, and is fluent in English, Spanish and Italian.