Day 2 photos. 2017 Miami | Latin America Claims (re) Insurance Forum

The ORIGINAL and the only (re) insurance forum in Miami
focused 100% on CLAIMS for the Latin American region

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Day 1 photos. 2017 Miami | Latin America Claims (re) Insurance Forum

The ORIGINAL and the only (re) insurance forum in Miami
focused 100% on CLAIMS for the Latin American region

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Welcome cocktail photos. 2017 Miami | Latin America Claims (re) Insurance Forum

The ORIGINAL and the only (re) insurance forum in Miami
focused 100% on CLAIMS for the Latin American region 

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RTS International Loss Adjusters will be participating in the 2017 Latin American Claims (re) Insurance Forum

  • The RTS Regional Director Juan G. Uribe will participate in the roundtable discussion “The Perfect Storm” covering Power Generation Claims, scheduled for Wednesday 17, between 09:00 and 10:30 hours.

  • A team of RTS executives will be present during this great annual event to field questions for anyone interested in finding out about the company’s dimensions and the latest developments.

RTS  International Loss Adjusters, the loss adjustment and appraisal firm present in Spain, Portugal and Latin America for more than 17 years and with more than 27 years at the service of the insurance market, will be an active participant in the 2017 Latin American Claims (re) Insurance Forum, the annual event per excellence and the original forum on reinsurance in Miami that is one hundred per cent focused on claims for the Latin American region, which will be held between 15 and 18 of May 2017 in Miami.

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Juan G. Uribe, Managing Director at RTS International Loss Adjusters

In this year’s event, Juan G. Uribe, RTS’ Regional Director, is participating in the Forum through the roundtable discussion The Perfect Storm”, which will take place between 09:00 and 10:30 hours on Wednesday 17 May. During the event, the distinguished professionals Harol Calderón (SURA), Eduardo Machuca (Swiss Re Corporate Solutions), Carlos Davis (Trans Re), Juan López-Santini (QLDG), and Juan G. Uribe, will discuss a complex claim occurring in the power generation industry and its extraordinary circumstances, as an example of practices followed that resulted in finding the best possible solution, without any errors and in record time.

RTS International Loss Adjusters


The Latin American Claims (re) Insurance Forum promises a comprehensive programme with speakers from the highest levels of the industry. The event, now in its third year and lasting a total of three days, will again be interactive and dynamic, covering subjects and aspects relevant to the sector, not only from a theoretical perspective but also from a practical one, as well as the most recent and significant developments and updates based on studies and real-life cases.

RTS International Loss Adjusters has consolidated its know-how and expertise and operates with its own offices in, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Panama, Peru, Portugal, Spain, and the USA; it is also present in Costa Rica, Dominican Republic Ecuador and Venezuela through its representatives. RTS is a founding partner of the VRS Adjusters adjustment network, through which it offers its services in more than 140 countries.

To learn more about RTS International Loss Adjusters, please visit:

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Just 9 available seats left! 2017 Miami | Latin American Claims (re) Insurance Forum

On behalf of all of us at QLDG and Kennedys organizing the 2017 Miami | Latin American Claims (re) Insurance Forum, we thank those of you that have already signed up for having done so quickly.  We have more than 150 delegates and experienced industry speakers confirmed, all focused on Latin American claims issues.

Insurance companies confirmed international speakers and attendees are from Swiss Re, Munich Re, Chubb, AGCS, AIG, Aspen Re, Trans Re, FM Global, Hannover Re, IRB Brasil, LIU Latin America, QBE, Sura Colombia, CV Starr, Paladin Underwriters, Talbot, Zurich, AXA seguros México, Axis Re Europe, Chilena Consolidada de Seguros, ASSA Compañía de Seguros, Assicurazioni Generali, Gen Re, IRB Brasil Re, RIMAC, etc.

Check out here our 2017 updated programme.

2017 Miami Latin American Claims Forum

As a reminder for those who have yet to confirm their place, there are only 9 seats left before full capacity is reached. After that we will open a waiting list and seats will be available only in case of possible cancellations. Capacity is limited and allotted on a first-come first-served basis.

Attendance is by referral only and is non-transferable. If you know someone who might be interested in attending, please let us know and we will contact that person, with you in copy.

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The 2017 Miami | Latin American Claims (re) Insurance Forum will take place from May 15h to May 18th 2017 and will provide the market with an opportunity to discuss relevant LATAM claims issues and network with relevant industry professionals.

We would like to especially thank all of our sponsors and partners who joined us in bringing this LATAM claims Forum to Miami: RTS International Loss Adjusters, advanta Global Services, Thornton Tomasetti, our welcome sponsor, Park Perales , our Platinum Sponsor, Trans Re and our media Partner, Inese. 


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Barents Re Appoints Head of Facultative for Latin America

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Barents Re is announcing today the appointment of Javier Mercado as Head of Facultative for Latin America. Javier will have a particular focus on developing the Financial Lines portfolio of business in Latin America. Javier will be based in the Miami office and will report to Gary Callaghan, Head of Business Development & Retrocession.

Javier Mercado

Javier Mercado has over 10 years’ experience in the insurance sector inclusive of financial lines, commercial insurance, cyber, M&A insurance, business development, financial analysis, marketing and new product development. Javier joins from AIG in Miami where he led the Liability business for the Latin America and Caribbean region.

Gary Callaghan, Head of Business Development & Retrocession, said:

“I am delighted to welcome Javier Mercado to Barents Re. Javier has a wealth of experience in a wide range of insurance disciplines and is a great addition to our Latin America team. Javier’s appointment gives us a strong platform from which we can further develop our business in the Latin America region notably in Javier’s specialist area of Financial Lines.”  

About Barents Re

Barents Re is a leading independent reinsurance group. Established in 1996, Barents Re has a well-established presence in Europe, Latin America, the Middle East and Asia. The company provides a wide range of niche and specialty reinsurance products to property and casualty insurers. On the commercial side, Barents Re is especially strong in Bonds, Energy, Financial Lines, Renewable Energy, Property, Liability, Marine Cargo, Life and Accident & Health. Barents Re is also a growing presence in the Consumer arena with participation in a number of Affinity programs.


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Programa de Dirección para Ejecutivos Latinoamericanos. Junio 2017, Barcelona, España.


Insurance Professionals Miami colabora con el INESE en su Programa de Dirección para Ejecutivos Latinoamericanos que tiene lugar durante el mes de junio en Barcelona, España.

El mundo de los negocios plantea un ritmo de cambio y obliga a las personas con responsabilidad a dar respuesta a una realidad cada día más compleja, con la agilidad y la eficacia ante los nuevos retos. Este cambio acelerado también exige a las organizaciones a ser flexibles, abiertas e influyentes.

El programa CELATAM que INESE organiza conjuntamente con FIDES, aborda aquellos temas y tendencias globales que influyen en el sector asegurador y financiero con un enfoque latinoamericano.

Se han seleccionado métodos educativos no tradiciones con una participación activa y un enfoque práctico. Sesiones inaugurales presididas por personas relevantes del mundo académico y de los negocios, discusiones de situaciones y debates con profesionales importantes de la industria aseguradora y financiera. Visitas a empresas líderes del sector y coloquios con expertos de las entidades.

Gracias a este programa obtendrán y profundizarán en como:

  • Liderar con visión estratégica y valores
  • Entender las tendencias globales y lograr anticiparse
  • Conocer las claves de Solvencia ii y el Risk Management en la Empresa
  • Desarrollar las habilidades y perspectivas necesarias para fomentar el desarrollo ejecutivo de los participantes y mejorar su desempeño como líderes de la organización.
  • Aplicar las estrategias de marketing e innovación más actuales
  • Generar respuestas a los nuevos desafíos
  • Desarrollar las competencias emocionales y sociales en un mundo cambiante
  • Renovar el estilo de dirección y contrastar puntos de vista con otros directivos
  • Aprender a competir en la Era Digital

Dirigido a:

Senior Managers, altos directivos, profesionales con responsabilidad en la empresa y empresarios en general.

Fechas: Del 12 de junio al 16 de junio 2017

Horario: Domingo de 19:00 a 21:00 horas y de lunes a jueves de 9:00 a 13:00 y de 14:00 a 19:00 horas y viernes de 9:00 a 14:00 horas

Lugar: Sede de INESE, Paseo de Gracia, 25. Barcelona, España

Programa completo y registros.


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