HONG KONG, 12 October 2020 – Sedgwick, a leading global provider of technology-enabled risk, benefits and integrated business solutions, announced Roger Lam has joined Sedgwick in Hong Kong as director of construction and engineering.
Having worked for 25 years in construction and engineering, Lam has extensive experience in construction and machinery as well as public and product liability claims. He joins Sedgwick from a global claims management solutions provider, where he held the role of director of construction and engineering and was responsible for strategy and business development planning.
“We are very pleased to have Roger joining the team at Sedgwick,” said James Ong, CEO Asia for Sedgwick. “Roger has solid experience in construction and engineering and has demonstrated strong management skills throughout his career. I am convinced that he will be a vital asset for Sedgwick and his industry experience will further support us on our growth path in Hong Kong and the Asia Pacific region. He will work closely with Alexander Tang, Managing Director of our Hong Kong operations.
Lam has spent his professional career in the region managing various cases involving property damage from train collisions, flooding, typhoons and fire on construction sites. Lam is a senior associate of the Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance (ANZIIF), an affiliate of the Australian Institute of Chartered Loss Adjuster (AICLA) and a CII Chartered Insurance Practitioner.
Lam added: “I am excited to be joining Sedgwick, the world’s largest claims and risk solutions provider. I look forward to working with a dynamic team and ensure the successful execution of it is strategic plans.”
Sedgwick is a leading global provider of technology-enabled risk, benefits and integrated business solutions. The company provides a broad range of resources tailored to our clients’ specific needs in casualty, property, marine, benefits and other lines. At Sedgwick, caring counts®; through the dedication and expertise of more than 27,000 colleagues across 65 countries, the company takes care of people and organizations by mitigating and reducing risks and losses, promoting health and productivity, protecting brand reputations, and containing costs that can impact the bottom line. Sedgwick’s majority shareholder is The Carlyle Group; Stone Point Capital LLC, Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ), Onex and other management investors are minority shareholders. For more, see www.sedgwick.com.