RiskPoint Appoints Country Manager in Spain

It is with great pleasure that we announce the appointment of María José Cruz as Country Manager for RiskPoint Spain as of September 1st 2022. In addition, María José will continue in her current role as Head of M&A, Mediterranean.

María José joined RiskPoint in 2019 and contributed to the establishment of our Spanish office in Madrid. María José spent more than eleven years in the M&A Insurance team at AIG, heading at different times the team in different European countries but always with particular focus on Southern Europe. Prior to becoming an underwriter, María José spent over seven years in private practice as a corporate lawyer at Deloitte, Clifford Chance and Allen & Overy, specializing in domestic and cross border M&A and private equity transactions as well as in capital markets. María José is admitted to the Madrid bar and she holds a LLM from the Instituto de Empresa.

Kenneth Nielsen Group CEO

MJ has been with us since 2019 and was incremental in establishing our Madrid office. Our operation in Madrid now consists of 11 employees working within M&A, Renewable Energy as well as Liabilities and we have a vision to grow that team. Her deep understanding of the RiskPoint business model, company vision and more importantly, our company culture makes MJ an invaluable part of our company. Please join me in congratulating María José on her expanded role as Country Manager for Spain!

About RiskPoint Group

RiskPoint Group is a global Managing General Underwriter (MGU) providing best in class insurance solutions to businesses and their advisors. RiskPoint operates globally with locations in 13 countries across Europe, the U.S and Asia and have more than 200 employees. Our specialist and seasoned underwriters have in depth industry and product knowledge whilst our professional claims team provide a unique and pro-active approach to assisting our clients when claims occurs.

Together we offer a wide range of insurance solutions within the areas of Mergers & Acquisitions, Renewable Energy, Liabilities including Financial Lines and Cyber, Off-Shore Upstream, Property & Construction and Accident & Health. The RiskPoint core values are: trust, openness and honesty, respect and tolerance, drive and dedication as well as being part of a winning team in a competitive environment.