Memphis, TN – Sedgwick recently appointed Elizabeth Francy Demaret to the role of president, specialty solutions.
Demaret has been with Sedgwick for eight years, most recently serving as chief of staff and executive vice president of carrier relations. In that capacity, she also collaborated with international operations and mergers & acquisitions teams to support the expansion into key geographies and acquisitions, as well as new product development strategies.
“I’m excited to announce Elizabeth’s promotion to president of specialty solutions. She has outstanding professional credentials in the insurance industry and has been a key contributor to our success at Sedgwick. I look forward to seeing her apply her leadership skills to further develop our specialty solutions in support of our clients and market partners,” said Jim Ryan, Sedgwick COO for the Americas. “Elizabeth’s experience at Sedgwick with client services, carrier relations and operations will be an asset to her in the new role.”
Demaret is taking on the executive leadership responsibility for all of Sedgwick’s specialty solutions, including the special investigations unit (SIU), Medicare set-asides, risk consulting and OSHA compliance, risk control, premium audit, pooling, professional liability, subrogation, captives, credit card and warranty services.
Demaret was recognized in 2006 as a Woman to Watch honoree and Elite Women in Insurance for 2017 and 2018 by Business Insurance magazine. She also served as the first female chair of the World Federation of Insurance Intermediaries (WFII). She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics, political science and urban studies from the University of Richmond.
“I look forward to working with the specialty solutions teams in expanding the work they do for our clients in improving outcomes across all of Sedgwick’s product lines,” said Demaret. “My work in various leadership roles at Sedgwick will allow me to bring perspective to client needs with our specialty solutions.”
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