• 22-JAN-2014

  • SOURCE: Zurich

Zurich appoints Saad Mered to the position of Chief Claims Officer for its General Insurance business

Saad Mered, Chief Claims Officer
Zurich, January 22, 2014 – Zurich Insurance Group (Zurich) announces the appointment of Saad Mered (46, U.S. citizen) to the position of Chief Claims Officer for its General Insurance (GI) business, effective January 1, 2014. In this position, Mr. Mered is responsible for leading Zurich's global GI claims function, improving claims capabilities in the GI segment and strengthening customer focus. He reports to Mike Kerner, CEO General Insurance and is located in Zurich, Switzerland. Thomas Sepp, who previously held the role of GI Chief Claims Officer, has left the company to pursue opportunities outside of Zurich.