International specialist legacy group, Compre, announced the appointments of Marialuisa Petrella as claims director, and Connie Tregidga as group M&A director.
Petrella will join the firm in May from Armour Risk Management Limited, where she most recently served as head of European claims. Prior to that, she worked from QBE and is a lawyer by profession.
She brings more than 17 years of claims experience across a range of classes and jurisdictions and will report to Simon Hawkins, chief operating officer.
Additionally, Tregida will join the business generation team in July from QBE where she spent 11 years, most recently as head of retrospective solutions and group reinsurance counsel. She will report to Eleni Iacovides, chief development officer. Both Petrella and Tregidga will be based in London.
Hawkins said: “Marialuisa brings a broad variety of technical, managerial and strategic ability to Compre, with an exceptional track record of managing high value and complex claims. I very much look forward to working with her and am extremely pleased to welcome her to Compre.”
Iacovides said: “Connie is an outstanding and highly-respected corporate lawyer, whose deal skills will be a considerable addition to our growing team and I am delighted to welcome her to Compre. Both appointments complement and strengthen our business and will be great assets as we look to fulfil our vision and achieve our ambitious growth plans.”