Crawford & Company names new international president

London CEO takes role covering Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin America regions

Crawford & Company names new international president

Insurance News

By Louie Bacani

Global claims management giant Crawford & Company has promoted Kieran Rigby to the role of president of international, covering the UK, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin America regions.
Based in London, Rigby will be responsible for strengthening Crawford’s global capabilities, realigning its operating model for further efficiency and profitability across its international businesses.
“It is also a time to critically examine all parts of our operations to grow our revenue and presence in the marketplace – a marketplace that is rapidly changing and requiring our constant innovation,” Rigby said.

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In his new role, Rigby will also serve as a member of Crawford’s global executive management team. He will report directly to global COO Andrew Robinson.
“We are excited to have Kieran lead, grow and further develop our operations, as well as pursue new and innovative ways to serve our clients,” Robinson said.
Rigby was previously CEO of GAB Robins UK until Crawford acquired the company in 2014. He then served as CEO of Crawford Europe and Latin America.
Throughout his career, Rigby has been in senior leadership positions in claims and loss adjusting. He was also the former president of the Federation of European Loss Adjusting Associations.
“I’m confident Kieran is the right person for this role,” said Harsha Agadi, Crawford & Company president and CEO.
“His character promotes both innovation and inspiration, and with his proven track record of leadership and success, I believe he’ll continue to grow our company and build for the future. I look forward to the new ideas and fresh focus he’ll bring to Crawford’s leadership team.”

Rigby replaces Ian Muress, who recently resigned after serving the company for 16 years.

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