‘Managing the Winds of Change’

Willis Towers Watson

Latin American Oil & Gas Risks Seminar 2019

Belmond Copacabana Palace Hotel, Rio de Janeiro
Tuesday June 11 2019

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Are the “winds of change” blowing through the Oil & Gas insurance markets?

Just as the industry is recovering from its mid-decade slump in oil prices and consequent reduction in activity, we are now seeing a change in insurance market dynamics.

Insurers’ focus has switched from maximizing premium income to underwriting strictly for profitability and this has led to more challenging terms and conditions for risk transference in both markets. How should risk managers respond?

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Agenda

8:00 AM

Registration, Coffee and Welcome Breakfast

8:45 AM

Welcome and Opening Remarks

Jose Otavio de Albuquerque Sampaio

Jose Otavio de Albuquerque Sampaio

Head of Willis Towers Watson Brazil

Robin Somerville

Robin Somerville

Business Development Director, Natural Resources, Willis Towers Watson (Seminar Facilitator)

Live Polling Results
9:00 AM

Part One: Upstream Outlook

9:00 AM

Forecast: what’s next for the current Brazilian E&P wave?

Heloisa Borges Esteves

Heloisa Borges Esteves

Superintendent for Bidding Rounds, ANP – Agência Nacional de Petróleo

Presentation
9:30 AM

Operator’s observations: outlook and risk profile expectations

Lucas Mello

Lucas Mello

Global Insurance Manager, Petrobras

Presentation
10:00 AM

Upstream insurance market: ready?

Alex Barnes

Alex Barnes

Head of Energy, Beazely

Presentation
10:30 AM

Coffee Break

11:00 AM

The Upstream challenges: Willis Towers Watson perspective

Carlos Vinicius Simonini

Carlos Vinicius Simonini

Energy Product Leader, Latin America, Willis Towers Watson

Presentation
11:15 AM

Upstream panel discussion

Carlos Vinicius Simonini

Carlos Vinicius Simonini (Moderator)

Energy Product Leader, Latin America, Willis Towers Watson

Isabel Blazquez Solano

Isabel Blazquez Solano

International Underwriting Director, IRB Brasil RE

Alex Barnes

Alex Barnes

Head of Energy, Beazely

Elias Silva Junior

Elias Silva Junior

Head of Energy, Austral Re

Louis Cozon

Louis Cozon

Upstream Energy Underwriter, Hiscox

Paul O'Neill

Paul O'Neill

Chief Underwriting Officer Specialty, Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty

12:00 PM

Part Two: Quantifying Risk

12:00 PM

Digitalization

Alan McShane

Alan McShane

Head of Engineering, Natural Resources, Willis Towers Watson

Presentation
12:25 PM

"Black Swan” events – is your balance sheet ready?

Delfin Viloria

Delfin Viloria

Risk and Analytics Leader, Willis Towers Watson

Presentation
12:50 PM

Lunch

2:20 PM

Panel: Preventing and managing large severity losses

Michael La-Band

Michael La-Band (Moderator)

Regional Claims Leader, WTW Latin America

Manuel Tarantino

Manuel Tarantino

Executive Vice President – Claims, MatthewsDaniel Loss Adjusting Services

Roberto Alvarez

Roberto Alvarez

Director Latin America / Natural Resources, McLarens

Wagner Mentzinger Rodrigues

Wagner Mentzinger Rodrigues

General Manager, London Offshore Consultants

Alan Long

Alan Long

Head of Natural Resources Claims, Willis Towers Watson

3:00 PM

Cyber

Marcela Visbal

Marcela Visbal

LatAm Cyber Product Champion, Willis Towers Watson

Presentation
3:20 PM

Coffee Break

3:45 PM

Part Three: Downstream Outlook

3:45 PM

The Downstream energy insurance market - a buyer's perspective

Davi Aruajo

Davi Aruajo

Downstream HSSE Manager, Ralzen

Presentation
4:10 PM

Market update: Downstream

Paul O'Neill

Paul O'Neill

Chief Underwriting Officer Specialty, Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty

Presentation
4:40 PM

Downstream market challenges: a Willis Towers Watson perspective

Mark Kabierschke

Mark Kabierschke

Energy Regional Industry Leader Latin America, Willis Towers Watson

Presentation
4:55 PM

Downstream panel discussion

Mark Kabierschke

Mark Kabierschke (Moderator)

Energy Regional Industry Leader Latin America, Willis Towers Watson

Philippe Borgniet

Philippe Borgniet

Onshore Energy Manager, EMEA, SCOR

Ron Berler

Ron Berler

Senior Vice President, Starr Technical Risk Agency, Inc.

Carlitos Martinez

Carlitos Martinez

VP Global Energy, Chubb Latin America

Alberto Mengotti

Alberto Mengotti

Energy & Construction Manager, MAPFRE Global Risks

Michael Robertson

Michael Robertson

Lat Am Energy Underwriting Manager, Liberty International Underwriters

5:40 PM

Market Update: Liability

Mike Newsom-Davis

Mike Newsom-Davis

Head of Liability, Natural Resources, Willis Towers Watson

Presentation
6:00 PM

Wrap-up and close

6:05 PM

Farewell drinks reception

Venue

Belmond Copacabana Palace
Av. Atlântica, 1702 - Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro - RJ, 22021-001, Brazil

Tel. +55 21 2548-7070

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