AM Best appoints new LatAm managing director

Bnamericas Published: Monday, May 04, 2015
AM Best appoints new LatAm managing director

AM Best has appointed Manuel Calderón de las Heras as its new managing director for Latin America.

Based in Mexico City, Calderón will be in charge of leading the firm's Mexican operations and growing its presence in the rest of the region, the rating agency said in a release.

Calderón has 20 years of experience at Mexico's insurance regulatory authority (CNSF). He was VP and lead technical expert there.

At CNSF he worked on the development of the main regulatory reforms, including the adoption by Mexico of the Solvency II-based supervision model.

Calderón holds a degree in economics from Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México.

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