Coface Names Juan Saborido North America Regional Manager
Global credit insurer Coface today announced the appointment of Juan Saborido as Regional Manager North America, effective April 1, 2015. Juan, currently Deputy Regional Manager, takes over from Michael Ferrante, who will retire at the end of March. In his new role, Juan will be responsible for the overall strategic direction and management of Coface’s business in the United States and Canada. He will also become a member of the Coface Executive Committee.
Juan joined Coface in 1999. He was appointed Country Manager, Spain and Portugal in 2007 and has been Deputy Regional Manager of Coface in North America since July 2014. He began his career in 1990 at Mapfre Caucion y Credito SA, an insurance provider in Spain, serving in various roles on both the operations and commercial areas of the business.
A graduate from Madrid Universityl’Universidad Complutense, Juan completed his education with an Executive MBA at I.E.S.E. University.
“I am excited to join the Coface team in North America. This organization has such a strong reputation for expertise and quality service in the credit insurance market. We will work together to continue this track record of sustainable profitable growth, responsiveness to our clients and partners, and to constant improvement the way that we work,” said Juan Saborido