Charles Taylor Adjusting Appoints Vince Cole as US CEO

Vince Cole as US CEO
Vince Cole as US CEO

Charles Taylor Adjusting Appoints Vince Cole as US CEO

LONDON, January 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ —

Charles Taylor Adjusting (CTA), a leading international loss adjusting business focused on commercial losses and claims has appointed Vince Cole as US CEO and Regional Head, joining the senior management team.

Based in Boston, he will be responsible for driving new business growth and leading operations across the US business.

Cole brings over 25 years of experience in a wide range of executive level roles including strategy, marketing, product development and operations with a solid track record of driving market share, revenue and profit growth. His prior positions include several executive positions with General Electric Company and GE Insurance, and most recently CEO, Crawford & Company – Americas.

His appointment will enable dedicated focus on the US with the intent to invest in people, new businesses, technologies and capabilities aimed at reaching a broader client base and meeting the needs of a rapidly changing US market.

Vince Cole said:

“I’m delighted to be taking on this new role. Charles Taylor Adjusting already has a very strong reputation in the insurance industry and I look forward to building it further to service new and evolving client needs.”

Damian Ely, Chief Executive Officer, Charles Taylor Adjusting, said:

The US insurance market is by far the largest in the world with considerable opportunity to expand our loss adjusting expertise in handling large and complex losses, particularly in the property & casualty, forensic accounting and engineering space. Vince has a tremendous track record in driving business growth. I look forward to working with him to develop our business in the region.”

About Charles Taylor Adjusting (

CTA is one of the leading loss adjusting businesses in the market.  It provides loss adjusting services across energy, marine, aviation, property, casualty and special risks along with average adjusting services for ship owners.  The business primarily focuses on larger and more complex commercial losses arising from major insured incidents and claims.  CTA is a business of Charles Taylor Plc ( which is quoted on the London Stock Exchange (CTR).

Charles Taylor plc is a leading provider of professional services to clients across the global insurance market. The Group has been providing services since 1884 and today employs over 1,700 staff in 72 offices spread across 29 countries in the UK, the Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe the Middle East and Africa.

The Group offers services, principally on a fee-based model and operates through three businesses – Management, Adjusting and Insurance Support Services. It also own insurers in run-off. Charles Taylor’s vision is to become the professional services provider of choice to the global insurance market.