Neon Italy has announced the appointment of Paolo Olivari as Claims Manager with immediate effect. Paolo will primarily focus on Hull claims and will report to Sergio Revello, CEO of Neon Italy.
Paolo joins Neon Italy from Generali where he ran their Global Corporate and Commercial Marine Hull claims department from 2002, followed by Cargo from 2012 onwards, before being appointed as Senior Claims Manager in 2017. Prior to this, Paolo was a surveyor at OL.marine and an engineer in the Italian Navy.
He has more than 20 years’ experience and is a well-known name in the Italian marine claims handling community.
Sergio Revello, CEO of Neon Italy, said:
“I am delighted to welcome Paolo to Neon Italy. He has developed an exceptional reputation and is well placed to develop and strengthen our role in the Italian Marine market, offering excellent client service, in line with Neon’s global claims philosophy.”
Paolo Olivari commented:
“I am thrilled to be joining Neon. The Italian market needs a new Marine-focused player and the presence of an international insurer based directly in Italy is, in its own way, the best method of offering a real alternative. In my opinion, Neon Italy combines the capability of a global carrier with the domestic skills represented by a highly experienced Italian team perfectly.”
Neon is a vibrant global insurer operating in the specialist Lloyd’s market, committed to offering innovative risk solutions and proactively creating bespoke coverage for its clients. Neon is highly experienced in underwriting a diverse range of property, specialty, casualty and marine risks on a direct and reinsurance basis, as well as through delegated authorities.
Neon is headquartered in Gracechurch Street, London, UK. The registered company name for the main regulated entity is Neon Underwriting Limited. Neon is a member of Great American Insurance Group. The members of Great American Insurance Group are subsidiaries of American Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:AFG), an insurance holding company based in Cincinnati, Ohio with assets of over US$60 billion.