Michael Abreu, Senior Vice President, Claims Operations
Michael Abreu currently serves as Senior Vice President of the Claims Operations at HUB International Northeast, ranked as the 9th largest global brokerage firm. Based out of the New York, NY office, Michael manages and oversees the Retail Claims Department consisting of seasoned claims professionals who provide an extensive, broad range of claims services to HUB Northeast’s largest accounts. Within the department is the Strategic Claims Management unit which provides highly proactive, specialized claims management services to accounts in various industries.
An employee of HUB since 2003, Michael serves as an advocate for clients including but not limited to negotiation of property losses, reserve reviews of workers’ compensation and general liability claims, and coverage evaluations. With over 18 years of experience in the insurance industry, Michael began his career handling general liability and property claims as a Claim Examiner with Greater New York Insurance Company.
Michael holds a Bachelor of Science degree in business management from Binghamton University, and earned his Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) designation from the College of Risk Management at St. John’s University.
Currently, Michael is an active member of the HUB International Organizational Claims Committee. The committee was created by HUB to enhance the depth of claims resources available to our clients and provide insight into local claim developments. He frequently participates in educational seminars and annually attends the Law School for Insurance Professionals workshop, which provides an update on case law and developments in insurance law relevant to the industry.