Michiel Vervliet new Director Risk & Operations

2019-05-09 | DUPI Underwriting Agencies

DUPI Group constantly expands its business, seizing the opportunities and options in the market. Excellent people are key to our success and support our ongoing commitment to you and your clients.

Per 1 July Michiel Vervliet joins DUPI Underwriting Agencies as Director Risk & Operations.

Having worked at Delta Lloyd, Fortis Corporate Insurance (MS Amlin) and Baloise Insurance previously, Michiel (60) brings with him over 30 years of insurance industry experience in various professional and senior management positions. In the Management Team of Baloise, as Director Marine & Transport, Michiel was responsible for the Business Unit Marine and for the agency agreement with DUPI.

Being strategic partners for almost five years, Michiel’s transfer was amicably discussed between DUPI and Baloise.

Michiel will be a member of the Management Team of DUPI Underwriting Agencies working closely together with the Business Unit Directors and the Claims Director.

As Director Risk & Operations Michiel will be responsible for the Risk Department, Legal Department and Compliance Department, for capacity procurement as well as for the quality of the company-wide claims processes and support processes.

The DUPI Director Risk & Operations promotes communication and connection throughout our firm and initiates and facilitates partnering initiatives between the Business Units and Support Units (Claims, Finance, IT, Risk, Compliance, Legal and Human Resources). DUPI’s goal is to be an action- and task oriented organization.

Prior to Michiel joining DUPI, Paul Plooij was ad-interim responsible for Risk & Operations; with the arrival of Michiel, Paul, as Director Casualty, will dedicate his time and energy again fully on the further profitable growth and development of the Casualty Business Unit, which also includes Charterers’ Liability and PROJECTP&I.

Michiel will report into Anton Cornel, Managing Director DUPI Underwriting Agencies.