AgriSompo Appoints Mondale Smith as Senior VP, International Operations Deputy

Smith will oversee AgriSompo’s day-to-day international operations with a focus on Europe, Asia Pacific, and Latin America.

(Image credit: Mark Harper/Unsplash.)

Sompo International, a Pembroke, Bermuda-based provider of commercial and consumer property/casualty reinsurance, has announced that Mondale Smith has joined the company’s multinational crop insurance platform, AgriSompo, as SVP, International Operations Deputy. Smith will report to Marji Guyler-Alaniz, the President of AgriSompo International.

Mondale Smith, SVP, International Operations Deputy, Sompo International.

In this newly created role, Mr. Smith will oversee AgriSompo’s day-to-day international operations, including managing and developing the risk portfolio and agriculture modeling outside of the U.S., with a focus on the European, Asia Pacific and Latin American markets in addition to working closely with the global Sompo International operations team, according to a statement from Sompo International.

Innovative Business Leader

“Mondale is an innovative business leader with a strong history of transforming (re)insurance organizations through his deep commitment and leadership style built on trust, accountability and inclusion.” says  Marji Guyler-Alaniz, President, AgriSompo. “His ability to put people first is what sets him apart, and we are very excited to welcome him to our team.”

Marji Guyler-Alaniz, President, AgriSompo.

Smith joins AgriSompo from EMC Reinsurance Company where he served as President and COO, managing a diverse portfolio of products and services across 31 countries, generating $180M annual premium revenue, according to the statement. Before that, he led strategy, operations and risk control services for Berkley Agribusiness. Smith also worked with American Family Insurance as a Commercial-Farm/Ranch Loss Control Manager earlier in his career.

“It’s an honor to join the Sompo International organization and serve alongside the talented AgriSompo team members.” Comments Smith.

Cover Genius Secures $100M in Series C Round led by Sompo Holdings Asia


Miles O’Donnell // Miles O’Donnell is a Vancouver, Washington-based student with an interest in journalism and business administration currently working as a junior reporter for Insurance Innovation Reporter. His interests include politics, philosophy and music.

Leave a Comment