German Appointment Press Release - Pro Global

German Appointment Press Release

Pro Global has expanded its team with the addition of two experienced insurance practitioners as it continues to progress in the domestic German market


April 14, 2021

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London, Wednesday 14th April 2021: Global re/insurance outsourcing and consulting specialists Pro Global Holdings Limited (‘Pro’) has announced the appointment of Roman Claren as Managing Director and Stilianos Kalaitzidis as new Head of Technical Claims for Pro Global’s German businesses/entities.

Roman joins Pro on 1st April, moving from ALBAG Dienstleistungsgesellschaft für die Wohnungswirtschaft mbH, Essen, a subsidiary of Provinzial Rheinland Versicherung AG, where he held the position of managing director.

Roman has more than 15 years’ experience in the insurance sector and has spent most of his career at Roland Assistance GmbH, working within claims services across motor, travel and building related insurances. In his role as the new lead for Pro’s German business, Roman will be supported by Robert Buchberger, Managing Director of Pro Insurance Solutions GmbH.

Also new to the team is Stilianos Kalaitzidis, who joined Pro in January this year. Stilianos joined Pro from the reinsurer Deutsche Rückversicherung AG, where he worked as a senior claims manager.

Stilianos has nearly a decade’s worth of work experience in the insurance and reinsurance sector, specialising in disability.  In his last role, Stilianos helped insurers position themselves strategically in the market and identify and leverage new market trends and technologies.

Steve Lewis, Pro Global CEO said:

“I am delighted to be welcoming both Roman and Stilianos to our team as we look to capitalise on our German position and achieve further growth in a key market for Pro. Over the last year Pro has gone from strength to strength, and I am confident that both Roman and Stilianos will fit well into our team and continue to strengthen our leadership qualities into the future.”

Roman Claren, Pro Germany Managing Director said:

“I am excited to be joining the team at Pro and to be working alongside the expertise of both Robert Buchberger and Richard Lawson as we lead the claims space in Germany. By combining our skills and experiences I am confident that we will build and develop on Pro’s success so far.”

Stilianos Kalaitzidis, Pro Germany Head of Technical Claims said:

“I am thrilled to be joining Pro at such an important time as it strives to become a key player in the German market. Taking the reigns as Head of Technical Claims will allow me to not only focus on new products, partners and new technologies, but it will also provide the opportunity to use my market knowledge to help position Pro correctly within this market sector.”

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Notes for Editors – About Pro Global

Pro is a leading international consultancy and service provider that focuses on delivering flexible outsourcing solutions for live and run-off business, operational consultancy and audit services exclusively to the global insurance industry.

Founded in 1993, Pro has some 160 clients spanning the global insurance market, including insurers, reinsurers, brokers, lawyers and corporate investors.

The company has over 500 employees around the world, with recent geographic expansion in Germany and North America. Pro has offices in London, Cologne, Zurich, New York and Buenos Aires, all supported by regional delivery centres, enabling Pro to act for clients across multiple markets, cultures and territories.

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