COLUMBIA, SC – Seibels is pleased to announce the appointment of Steven Hastings to Vice President of Claims. In this leadership role, Mr. Hastings will be responsible for overseeing the company’s end-to-end claims organization, which handles daily and catastrophe claims for clients.
Mr. Hastings has over thirty-two years of claims experience working for commercial and personal lines carriers and third party administrators. Mr. Hastings was previously Senior Vice President of Claims at Sedgwick in Orlando, where he was responsible for overall profit and loss for claims. Prior to Sedgwick, Mr. Hastings served as Claims Director at Fireman’s Fund Insurance, where he provided nationwide oversight for all claims operational units to ensure compliance with corporate and state procedures. Mr. Hastings also has experience working at Nationwide Insurance and Aetna Life and Casualty.
“Steven has an extensive claims background, strong management experience, and a proven track record for streamlining claims operations and reducing loss costs,” said Rex Huggins, Chairman and CEO of Seibels. “We are excited to welcome him to the team and look forward to the positive impact he will make for Seibels and our customers.”
Mr. Hastings received his B.S. in Business Administration/Management from SUNY at Oswego and holds a CPCU designation. Steven will be based in Columbia, South Carolina.
The Seibels Bruce Group, Inc. (Seibels) offers the Property and Casualty insurance industry a suite of business process outsourcing (BPO) and third party administration (TPA) services powered by world-class technology. Streamlined operations, improved efficiencies and predictable, managed costs are just some of the benefits clients receive when working with Seibels. By leveraging a strong combination of insurance experience and industry-leading technology, Seibels best-in-class insurance services allow insurance carriers and risk managers to simplify business processes and maximize opportunities so they can focus on growth and development. Seibels’ services support Commercial and Personal lines of business. Since its founding in 1869, Seibels has recognized the value of quality customer service, strong client relations, continuous innovation and integrity. For more information, please visit www.seibels.com. Follow us on twitter: @SeibelsITS.