Estefania Taboada

Because she works mostly on tailor-made policies, Estefania is free to focus on her clients’ specific needs. She works closely with brokers and risk managers to understand the exposures that directors and officers face in each market.

In 2005, Estefania started her career as a Liability Specialist within Aon’s Large Corporate Business unit in Spain, covering casualty, financial and environmental liabilities. She moved on to work as a financial lines underwriter for Zurich Financial Services at its Center of Excellence in Zurich.

She joined XL Group in 2007 as Junior Underwriter based in Paris, working on professional lines for Southern Europe. She now serves as a Senior Underwriter in professional lines for Southern European and Latin American markets, with a special focus on directors and officers.

In 2009 she was recognized by XL Group for her contributions toward developing innovative solutions for clients. She continues to focus heavily on collaboration with different offices around the globe.

Estefania earned a combined degree in law with a specialization in economics from the University of Deusto in Bilbao, Spain, and the University of Zurich, as part of the Erasmus program. She is fluent in Spanish, English, French, Italian, German, Portuguese and Basque.

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