Peter Skvarča

Peter Skvarča, Authorised representative of the Management Board

Telephone: +386 (0)1 47 50 209

Reinsurance / contracts

Underwriting (Life & Non-life)

Imre Horvath

Imre Horvath, M.Sc., Director of Underwriting bio

Before joining Sava Re, Imre worked 13 years as an actuary in Hungary, six years as a certified actuary. He joined Sava Re as a senior underwriter in 2011 and was appointed director of underwriting in 2013. He is mainly specialized in property and motor business.
Imre graduated from the Budapest University of Economic Sciences, Faculty of Economic Theory and Actuary, and also holds a bachelor's degree in wildlife management.

Telephone: +386 (0)1 47 50 224
Markets: Bulgaria, Hungary, Romania, Northern Europe, Caribbean islands

Borut Tomc

Borut Tomc, Underwriter

Telephone: +386 (0)1 47 50 258
Markets: Japan, Malaysia, Taiwan, Pakistan, Bangladesh

Area Managers & Marketing

Edward Ottino

Edward OttinoDirector of Area Managers and Marketing

Telephone: +386 (0)1 47 50 261
Markets: South America, Oceania, UK & Ireland and Singapore 

Alexander Barsukov

Alexander Barsukov, Senior Underwriter bio

Alexander joined Sava Re in 2011 as a senior underwriter and is currently an area manager for the former USSR and a facultative underwriter. He specializes in property and energy risks. Alexander graduated with a degree in economics from the Moscow State University of Economics, Statistics and Computer Science, Faculty of Statistics.

Telephone: +386 (0)1 47 50 212
Markets: Russia and other CIS, Estonia, Lithuania, Latvia

Borut Sabotin

Borut Sabotin, Senior Underwriter bio

After working for the Slovenian Insurance Association, Borut joined Sava Re in 2007. He was promoted to underwriter in 2009 and to senior underwriter in 2011. He specializes in property business. Borut holds a graduate degree in economics (univ. dipl. ekon.) from the University in Ljubljana.

Telephone: +386 (0)1 47 50 216
Markets: Italy, Turkey, Israel, Middle East, Republic of South Africa, Central America

Inacio Bintchende

Inacio Bintchende, Underwriter  bio

Before joining Sava Re in 2015 as area manager for Africa, Inacio held various positions ranging from young researcher at the Institute of Forestry of Slovenia to investment consultant and business developer at GBI lda, Guinea-Bissau.
Inacio holds a graduate degree in forest engineering (univ. dipl. inž. gozd.) and a master’s degree in economics (magister ekonomskih znanosti), both from the University in Ljubljana.

Telephone: 01 47 50 256
Markets: Africa

Simona Čampa

Simona Čampa, Underwriter bio

Simona joined Sava Re in 2008 and was promoted to assistant underwriter in 2009. Simona started servicing CIS markets as an underwriter in 2010. In 2012 she was promoted to area manager, with property business as her main area of expertise.
Simona holds a graduate degree in political science (univ. dipl. pol.) from the University in Ljubljana.

Telephone: +386 (0)1 47 50 275
Markets: Philippines, South Korea,Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia

Jane Koliševski

Jane Koliševski, Underwriter bio

Jane joined Sava Re in 2010 and was promoted to property underwriter in 2012, when he took on a more active role as client manager focused on Asian markets. Jane holds a graduate degree in economics (univ. dipl. ekon.) from the University in Ljubljana.

Telephone: +386 (0)1 47 50 267
Markets: China, India, Indonesia, Mongolia, Nepal, Maldives

Group Reinsurance & Retrocession

mag. Peter Mesesnel

Peter Mesesnel, M.Sc., Director of Retrocession and Group Reinsurance bio

Peter joined Sava Re in 2004 as a liability underwriter (including MTPL). He was promoted to senior underwriter and area manager in 2009. In 2014 he was appointed director of retrocession and Group reinsurance, while retaining his responsibilities as a senior underwriter and client manager. Over the years Peter has gained particular expertise in property, marine and casualty business.
He holds a master’s degree in economics (magister ekonomskih znanosti) from the University of Ljubljana.

Telephone: +386 (0)1 47 50 248
Markets: Austria, Germany, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Poland, Slovakia, Ex-Yugoslavia

Urška Jezeršek

Urška Jezeršek, Underwriter bio

Before joining Sava Re, Urška worked ten years in different Slovenian insurance companies. Her experience ranges from business acquisition and claims to business lines like MOD/MTPL, property, health, marine and reinsurance. Urška joined Sava Re in 2009 as an underwriter and area manager. Her main area of expertise is property. Urška holds a degree in economics (dipl. ekon.) from the University in Ljubljana.

Telephone: +386 (0)1 47 50 274
Markets: Albania, Greece, Cyprus, Ex-Yugoslavia, France, Benelux 

Alenka Strmec

Alenka Strmec, Underwriter bio

Alenka joined Sava Re in 2012 and was promoted to assistant underwriter in 2015. Currently, she is supporting the underwriting team and assisting with the underwriting of facultative liability business in Slovenia and the former Yugoslav countries.
Alenka holds a graduate degree in sociology (univ. dipl. soc.) from the University in Ljubljana.

Telephone: +386 (0)1 47 50 266

 Facultative Reinsurance Underwriting

Erika Repar

Erika Repar, Director of Facultative Reinsurance Underwriting

Telephone: +386 (0)1 47 50 269

Reinsurance / Facultative

Tetiana Spys

Tetiana Spys, M.Sc., Senior Underwriter  bio

Tetiana worked 10 years for a major Ukrainian insurance company, where she headed the reinsurance department, covering facultative, treaty reinsurance and retrocession. Tetiana has experience in underwriting aviation, space risks, rolling stocks and property. She joined the Sava Re team as a senior underwriter for facultative business in May 2015. Tetiana graduated with a bachelor's degree in economics and a master’s degree in finance from Kyiv University for Market Relations.

Telephone: +386 (0)1 47 50 257

Vanja Voglar

Vanja Voglar, Underwriter  bio

Vanja started his career in a construction company, after which he worked as a loss adjuster with a major Slovenian insurer. In 2012 he joined the Sava Re claims department and since 2013 has also worked as a facultative underwriter. Vanja holds a graduate degree in civil engineering (univ. dipl. inž. grad.) from the University in Ljubljana.

Telephone: +386 (0)1 47 50 286

Lucija Žibert

Lucija Žibert, Underwriter

Telephone: +386 (0)1 47 50 265

Mariana Vasle

Mariana Vasle, Assistant Underwriter
Telephone: +386 (0)1 47 50 279

Reinsurance / Group support 

Barbara Jošt

Barbara JoštSenior Underwriter

Telephone:+386 (0)1 47 50 278

Daša Jošt

Daša JoštUnderwriter

Telephone:+386 (0)1 47 50 245