Sedgwick makes Australian appointment

Diego Ascani Credit: Sedgwick
On the move

Technology enabled risk solutions provider Sedgwick has announced the appointment of Diego Ascani to the role of Chief Executive Officer of Australian Operations.

Diego moved to Cunningham Lindsey in 2017 as Chief Operating Officer and Head of inTrust for Australia, before the company was acquired by Sedgwick earlier this year. In his new position, he will report to Ian Muress, CEO of International Operations.

Diego is an Associate of the Insurance Institute of South Africa and a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, as well as holding Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Law and MBA degrees from Bond University.

“Diego has played a central role in the Australian management team, bringing his operational skills and third-party administration experience to overseeing the integration of Cunningham Lindsey and Sedgwick,” Ian said. “He and the rest of the Asia-Pacific team are committed to our growth ambitions in Australia and the wider region.”