Hans Groot joins DUPI Group

2021-02-12 | DUPI Group news

Hans Groot will join DUPI Group on 15 February 2021 as Director Carrier Management. In this capacity, he will be a member of the Management Team of DUPI Group and the Management Team of DUPI Underwriting Agencies.

Hans has more than 30 years of experience in the insurance and reinsurance business. Over the past 11 years, he worked for Aon, the last 3 years as Chief Broking Officer. Furthermore, he also was a member of the Aon Risk Solutions NL Board. Prior to that, he worked in various professional and management positions at, among others, Cunningham Lindsey Europe, and Delta Lloyd Group.

Hans will report to Anton Cornel,  Executive Director DUPI Group and Managing Director DUPI Underwriting Agencies.

Anton: ”We are pleased to welcome Hans to the DUPI family. In Hans, we have found an experienced professional who will be working on our Carrier Management full time. DUPI has been growing rapidly since 2014 and in 2020, DUPI wrote more than EUR 100 million in premium volume. Moreover, we strive to grow further to find the best tailor-made solutions for our customers and brokers.”

The growth of DUPI’s current portfolios, the acquisition of new businesses in the Netherlands and abroad, and the expansion of our colleague-base are important areas that deserve full attention. Up until now, Carrier Management was handled by Michiel Vervliet. With the arrival of Hans as Director Carrier Management, Michiel will focus fully on Claims, Human Resources and Legal and as a member of the DUPI Group Management Team Michiel will also represent DUPI in the board of CAMTT in Paris and of DUPI Underwriting Agencies Nordics in Copenhagen.

As of 15 February 2021, the Management Team of DUPI Group consists of:

  • Stijn Bakkeren, Managing Director
  • Anton Cornel, Executive Director
  • Michiel Vervliet, Director Claims, Legal & HR
  • Marleen Mac-Donald, Director Finance & Operations
  • Paul Plooij, Director Risk, Compliance & IT
  • Hans Groot, Director Carrier Management
  • Rosalie Alkema, Company Secretary