Norcross, GA – USA (August 13, 2019) McLarens, a leading, global independent insurance services provider, today announced an exclusive affiliation with Prevencion and Control S.A.C. (PyC), a loss adjusting and insurance services firm based in Lima, Peru. This new affiliation provides McLarens with a well-respected and established partner in the northern region of South America to provide claims management services on all types of losses. Established in 2009, PyC has grown rapidly, and is now one of the largest independent adjusting firms in the country, currently working with all of the major local insurance companies and brokers, and some reinsurance companies.
The firm’s growth has been a result of its quality-driven solutions delivered through its experienced personnel, proven infrastructure, and commitment to technology. Today, PyC is one of the most technologically advanced loss adjusting firms in Peru, utilizing satellite communication with damage survey teams in remote areas and drone units/pilots that enable real-time or near real-time flow of information to clients. The PyC team is comprised of loss adjusting experts in a range of various disciplines, including energy (oil and gas), power, mining, property, casualty, construction, general liability, environmental, cargo and P&I club legal services. In addition to its extensive and bi-lingual in-house adjusting team, PyC’s staff also includes additional resources, which can be leveraged for additional expertise, such as lawyers, accountants, private investigators, qualified inspectors, geologists, surveyors, and engineers (mechanical, civil, electrical and hydraulic).
“McLarens’ growth agenda continues to gain momentum, and this new exclusive affiliation in Latin America represents another strategic step. Our partnership with PyC provides expansion into the market and will allow us to serve our growing client base with in-country experts who meet our stringent affiliate partnership criteria,” commented Gary Brown, McLarens Chief Executive Officer.
Howard Laidlaw, McLarens Regional Director – Latin America, said, “As we see the Latin American market growing and changing, our exclusive affiliation with PyC offers our team a trusted resource in serving our clients in the region. PyC has a strong history and reputation in the market, which is a result of their high-quality work and strong commitment to client service. Adding the PyC team to our international network, will allow us to deepen our presence in Latin America by offering our clients claims handling solutions, with an additional level of local expertise across a range of disciplines.”
Gonzalo De Romaña, PyC General Manager, said: “As we look
to expand and grow our business, we believe our exclusive affiliation with
McLarens will help us achieve those goals. At the same time, we are excited to
have the opportunity to bring our local expertise to the McLarens team, adding
enhanced value to their existing Latin American capabilities and network of
McLarens is a leading global provider of loss adjusting and risk management services. The company’s international footprint, which includes offices and operations strategically located in 39 countries, enables it to provide streamlined consistent service to global customers, while at the same time delivering local expertise and responsive service. Founded in 1931, the company’s focus has historically been claims management services for complex, commercial and niche markets, as well as auditing and pre-risk surveying. The company’s expert adjusters have an average of over 20 years’ claims experience, operating across a range of industries with specialties including: Property, Crisis Management, Natural Resources, Construction & Engineering, Natural Resources, Agriculture, Aviation, Casualty, Marine, FAJ & Specie, Global TPA Services. To complement our claims services, McLarens began expanding its suite of risk management services in 2019, with the acquisition of American Environmental Group, which offers a range of indoor air quality and environmental consulting services.
Linde A. Miscio
Senior Director, Global Marketing and Communications
Control S.A.C. (PyC)
Gonzalo De Romaña G.
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McLarens Announces Expansion into Latin America, Creating an Exclusive Affiliation with Prevencion and Control S.A.C. (PyC) in Peru