Sedgwick reinforces board of administrators
Sedgwick has named Charles Brooks and Christine LaSala as the newest independent members of its board of directors.
As directors, both Brooks and LaSala will provide strategic advice and use their professional experience to guide Sedgwick’s strategy, change management, mergers and acquisitions, leadership diversity, financial and customer performance, regulatory and compliance activities, and risk assessments.
Brooks is the Chief Information Officer and Executive Vice President of Operations at Kemper Corporation. He has also held senior management positions at ACE Limited (now Chubb Limited), Aetna, Travelers, Accenture and Prudential Financial. Brooks previously served as a captain in the U.S. Army and is a graduate of North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University and Columbia University.
LaSala has now worked in the insurance industry for more than 45 years. She is currently the Senior Independent Director of the Beazley Group’s Board of Directors and Chair of the Company’s Compensation Committee. LaSala was also CEO and President of the WTC Captive Insurance Company for 10 years. She has held executive positions at Willis Towers Watson, Marsh, and Johnson & Higgins. LaSala is a graduate of the College of New Rochelle and holds a degree in Finance from Fordham University.
“Both Charles and Christine bring decades of experience to the Sedgwick Board of Directors,” said Dave North, Sedgwick Executive Chairman. “We are excited to welcome you to our Board of Directors and know that your proven leadership skills and in-depth knowledge will be of tremendous benefit to the running of our organization.”