ATLANTA, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Crawford & Company (NYSE: CRDA; CRDB) has named Jeannette M. Barrios as manager of its property and casualty claims operations in Puerto Rico, effective August 10.
Barrios has extensive experience as both an insurance adjuster and claims manager. She began her career in the industry with Crawford, serving as an adjuster for several product lines for seven years beginning in 1997. She also handled casualty, auto and property claims for American International Insurance Co., where she developed strong relationships with insurance brokers.
Most recently, Barrios managed the Claims Department of the Caribbean American Life Assurance Co., where she oversaw the work of 10 adjusters, including a special investigations unit. During her tenure there, she worked closely with many in the banking and finance industry and provided assistance to the Office of the Insurance Commissioner of Puerto Rico.
Barrios graduated cum laude from the University of Puerto Rico’s School of Business Administration, where she majored in finance. She is an active member of the Puerto Rico Claims Managers Association.
Based in Atlanta, Georgia, Crawford & Company (www.crawfordandcompany.com) is the world’s largest independent provider of claims management and related solutions to the risk management and insurance industry as well as self-insured entities, with a global network of more than 700 locations in 63 countries.
Major service lines include property and casualty claims management; warranty inspections; integrated claims and medical management for workers’ compensation; legal settlement administration, including class action and bankruptcy claims administration; and risk management information services. The Company’s shares are traded on the NYSE under the symbols CRDA and CRDB.
SOURCE Crawford & Company