Jeya Kumar Palanisami

Jeya Kumar Palanisami

General Manager – Claims

Kumar joined the company in early 2012 as claims manager, bringing with him over 30 years experience in the insurance industry.

Prior to joining Perinsuran Brokar, he was a branch operations executive with QBE Insurance from 1998 – 2012. During his time at QBE, he was seconded to the New Zealand office to serve as a catastrophe claims officer to handle claims arising from the Christchurch earthquake of 2011.

He has managed all classes of insurance claims including marine cargo, general liability, constructor all risk, aviation hull and aviation liability claims, and professional liability claims. His specialty are aviation and marine hull claims of which he has handled more than 200 claims in the last 10 years, many of them disputed claims. This gives him an unprecedented advantage when negotiating with insurance companies on behalf of our clients.