Typhoon Lan, with sustained winds of 165 kilometers per hour has made landfall in Japan and is affecting weather patterns across the entire country as it travels north along Japan’s East Coast. Several areas in Japan have recorded significant rainfall greater than 500 mm in the past 72 hours according to the Japan Meteorological Agency.
Major flooding with the possibility of landslides are predicted with potential physical damage to buildings, property and construction sites.
Cunningham Lindsey has mobilized a team of Adjusters on the ground from its office in Tokyo, and supported by its operations in Asia. With a network of 9 country offices across Asia Cunningham Lindsey is ready to assist you and your clients.
For further information or if assistance is required please contact your local Area Manager or one of your key contacts below.
General Manager – Japan M +81-90-3335-4347
Stephen Hope Executive Director M +61 421 614278
Sylvia Lin Ting-Yun Loss Adjuster – Japan M +81-80-7882-0941
Robert Williams CEO Singapore M +65 9622 8529
As part of our continued commitment to provide quality adjusting services, Cunningham Lindsey’s Japan Team, is pleased to announce the appointment of Sylvia Lin as an Adjuster. Sylvia is a qualified non-marine loss adjuster specializing in property, liability and multinational account management.
We are delighted to welcome Sylvia to Cunningham Lindsey and look forward to utilizing her skills in our Adjusting team in Japan.
Cunningham Lindsey, a global leader in loss adjusting and claims management services, last week (May 17) formally opened its Tokyo office. The Tokyo office is the first Cunningham Lindsey owned operation in Japan and will be directed under the leadership of Yutaka Tada.
Attending the formal opening was Global CEO Jane Tutoki, Damon Bennett, CEO of Cunningham Lindsey Asia Pacific and Yutaka Tada, General Manager, Japan. Mr. Tada joined Cunningham Lindsey in January this year and leads the firms’ operations in Japan.
CEO Jane Tutoki said, “Japan is one of the most import insurance markets in the world, second only to the US in terms of commercial insurance. It is important that we have a local presence in the country so we can support the insurance market both in Japan and the surrounding regions. Our Japan office reflects our ambition to be able to service our clients wherever they are located with local expertise, a deep understanding of their culture and in their own language.”
Yutaka Tada added, “Cunningham Lindsey is well known around the world as a leader in providing the insurance market with a first rate claims management service. Having our experts here in Tokyo will enable us to provide Japan based insurers and customers with a better, faster, local service.”
Cunningham Lindsey has opened an office in Tokyo, its only office in Japan. The Tokyo office is the first Cunningham Lindsey owned operation in Japan and will be directed under the leadership of Yutaka Tada.
Yutaka Tada joins Cunningham Lindsey to lead and manage the firms’ operations in Japan. He brings with him a wealth of expertise, having worked in claims at a senior level for over 30 years. His experience includes involvement in loss assignments throughout Japan and all over the world. He has also been based for extended periods in the US and Singapore.
Damon Bennett, CEO of Cunningham Lindsey Asia Pacific said, “With Japan being the second largest commercial insurance market globally after the US, we are excited to be expanding our footprint in the region. Our Japan office reflects our ambition to be able to service our clients wherever they are located with local expertise, a deep understanding of their culture and in their own language.
I am delighted that Yutaka is joining us to lead our new operation in Japan. His reputation precedes him, particularly on major and complex matters across marine, property and specialist liability. We are committed to building a successful operation in Japan across all areas of our service capability including Catastrophes, Major and Complex Loss, Forensic Accounting, and TPA services.”