Sonia Torres, new Global Head of Insurance at VASS
25 Jan 2023
With this new appointment, VASS strengthens its value proposition in the insurance market in the 26 countries where it is present.
Sonia Torres has been appointed new Global Director of Insurance at VASS. Torres will lead the value proposition of VASS in the insurance market, as well as its expansion and consolidation in the different territories it is present.
“I am very excited about this new stage to contribute and consolidate the leadership of VASS in the market of digital solutions and services for insurers,” said Sonia Torres, also stating that “the insurance sector is embarking on a new year of growth by reinventing its business and operating model to put sustainability at the epicentre of its strategy; the success of this transformation lies in knowing how to value new technologies and innovation, where VASS is a benchmark”.
“The appointment of Sonia Torres brings us a double strategic vision, on the one hand, thanks to her experience as a manager in leading national and international insurance companies, and on the other hand, thanks to her more than 14 years of career in consulting. We are convinced that this new appointment will help us to consolidate our growth strategy in this sector”, said Javier Latasa, CEO and Chairman of VASS.
Sonia Torres holds a degree in Business Administration and Management as well as a degree in Economics, as well as several specialised degrees in digital transformation, behavioural economics and finance from various business schools such as Insead, IMD, Harvard and London School of Economics. Prior to joining VASS, Torres held executive and Management Committee positions for more than 11 years in the Marketing and Business Development area at VidaCaixa, the insurance group of CaixaBank, as well as in the Zurich Group, in the Joint Venture with Banc Sabadell.