BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance (BHSI) today announced that it has appointed Amanda Sorsak to lead its Property & Energy Claims operation in Canada. She was previously Executive General Adjuster at Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty in Toronto.
"Top-caliber people, providing customers with deep expertise locally, is foundational to our claims handling approach. The addition of Amanda to our team reflects this philosophy," said David Crowe, Chief Claims Officer, BHSI. "Her extensive experience handling large, complex property, energy, mining and builders risks claims will be invaluable to our customers in Canada."
Before Allianz, Amanda held a variety of claims handling positions with increasing responsibilities at FM Global, including General Adjuster, Senior Adjuster, Staff Adjuster and Loss Prevention Consultant.
She earned both a bachelor's degree and a master's degree of Applied Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Waterloo. Amanda is a licensed Professional Engineer of Ontario, and holds the Chartered Insurance Professional (CIP) designation.
Amanda is based in the Toronto office of BHSI.
Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance (www.bhspecialty.com) provides commercial property, casualty, healthcare professional liability, executive and professional lines, surety, travel, programs, and homeowners insurance. Risks insured in the course of BHSI’s insurance business in Canada will be underwritten by the Canadian branch of National Liability & Fire Insurance Company, a member of Berkshire Hathaway's National Indemnity group of insurance companies, which hold financial strength ratings of A++ from AM Best and AA+ from Standard & Poor's. Based in Boston, Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance has regional underwriting offices in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco, Toronto, Hong Kong and Singapore. For more information, contact email@example.com.