Sompo International Taps QBE’s Sordillo as Sr. VP, Loss Control Leader

April 17, 2017

Sompo International, the Bermuda-based specialty provider of property and casualty insurance and reinsurance, announced that Victor Sordillo has joined the company as senior vice president, loss control leader.

Sordillo is responsible for directing the company’s loss control team in the continued development and delivery of strategic loss control services. Initially, he will work with Global Risk Solutions’ underwriting teams to deliver risk management services to middle market and large account clients in the real estate, hospitality, financial institutions and professional services industries.

Going forward, the company plans to evolve its loss control capabilities under Sordillo’s leadership into a service that will support the entire Sompo International insurance platform. Sordillo is reporting to Michael Chang, CEO of Sompo Global Risk Solutions. He is based in the company’s New York City office.

Sordillo joined the company from QBE, where he served as senior vice president, Loss Control. Prior to QBE, Sordillo spent 30 years at the Chubb Group, where he held a series of risk management roles of increasing responsibility. His most recent role at the Chubb Group was Global Technical Service manager, responsible for property and casualty strategy, overseeing large-loss investigations and claims reviews, and directing global safety and security engineering services.

Previous roles included responsibility for loss control operations for the U.S. East Coast, Canada and Latin America. He also led the development of company-wide technical guidelines to drive profitable underwriting decisions.

Sordillo holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering from Tufts University and an MBA from the University of Massachusetts. He also is a Certified Safety Professional (CSP) and a registered Professional Engineer, specializing in fire protection and structures. He served as Mayor of Warren Township New Jersey for 16 years and is an instructor at the New York City and New Jersey police academies.

“As we continue to build our Global Risk Solutions business, we are extremely excited to attract a loss control leader of Vic’s caliber,” commented Chang. “We are committed to not only insuring our clients against loss, but working closely with them to reduce loss experience and identify ways to improve and differentiate their business operations.”

“Over time, Vic will be responsible for establishing a global loss control team that will offer enhanced capabilities to clients across our insurance business,” explained Jack Kuhn, CEO of Global Insurance.

Source: Sompo International

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