Sedgwick expands loss adjusting service in Germany

UK-based Sedgwick, a provider of technology-enabled risk, benefits and integrated business solutions, has introduced an expanded loss adjusting offering for the German market. The programme encompasses claims for all levels and types of property and liability damage, as well as specialty areas.

In addition to loss and claims management solutions, the team will offer training programmes through the company’s training division, Sedgwick University, to current and future claims managers and loss adjusters.

As part of the offering, Andrea Fregona has been appointed director of private lines, technical development and training. Fregona has worked in the loss adjusting space for over 20 years and she has experience of launching and developing new propositions, as well as leading training programmes at large firms in the sector.

Oliver Sager, Sedgwick head of loss adjusting services in Germany, said that “Andrea joins the team at an exciting time of development and growth for us, bringing a wealth of experience that will be extremely valuable. Her knowledge in crafting training programmes will also be a real asset to us as we focus on further developing our colleagues and the next generation of claims professionals.” Sedgwick’s majority shareholder is The Carlyle Group; Stone Point Capital LLC, Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ), Onex and other management investors are minority shareholders