Travel risk management company, World Travel Protection has appointed Kent Hendricks as its new EMEA Business Development Director.
He is responsible for leading the strategic growth of the company in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and raising awareness of its full-service travel risk management solution to the travelling business community.
Hendricks has more than 20 years of international experience in the insurance and financial services industries across EMEA, and in North and Latin America. He has led the development of products, digitalisation, distribution channels and strategies for multinational corporations. He also has knowledge of Risk Management (ERM), Strategic Planning, Change Management and Business Transformation.
“I’m joining World Travel Protection at a pivotal time as we expand our operation into Europe, the Middle East and Africa,” he said. “I’m excited to be joining a world class provider of robust travel risk management solutions and look forward to contributing to the organisation’s over-arching vision of providing the best-in-class solutions globally.”
Hendricks added: “We aim to have a diversified distribution strategy across the EMEA region that will allow us to reach our desired target market in segments where we can provide solutions and add value to our customers.”