Stewart Title Ltd., the underwriter for UK, European, Australian and New Zealand transactions for Stewart Information Services Corp, announces the opening of its office in Milan, and the appointment of Caterina Tosello as country and regional market director. Ms. Tosello will be responsible for developing and maintaining Stewart Titles business in Italy.
Stewart Title is pleased to open an office in Italy and welcomes Caterina to this new role, said Steven M. Lessack, chief executive officer, Stewart Title Ltd. By establishing a local presence in Italy, Stewart will be able to fully support the growing demand for our various products in this market.
Ms. Tosello joins Stewart Title with more than eight years of experience as an associate at law firms in Italy handling commercial real estate transactions, including cross-border transactions that represented a diversity of industries. Ms. Tosello graduated from the Law School of Ferrara University, was admitted to the Italian bar in 2004 and earned her Ph.D. in law from Pisa University in 2005.
With her extensive experience closing commercial transactions, Caterinas addition to Stewart Title strengthens our commitment to provide clients with local, experienced experts who can find solutions to close even the most complicated deals, concludes Lessack.
To reduce risk and improve efficiency in residential and commercial conveyancing and re-mortgage transactions, Stewart Title offers a full range of legal indemnity products to solicitors, lenders and property owners including a gap policy, a single-risk indemnity policy and escrow services.
Stewart Title is a title insurance leader in Europe with more than EUR eight billion in transactions completed over the last five years throughout Europe. The company specializes in cross-border transactions and solving market specific issues with local expertise and customized underwriting, and has regulatory approval to underwrite across the European Union.