Oliver Newick

Oliver Newick

Managing Director, Global Insurance Services


Mr. Oliver Newick has more than 25 years of experience working within the global insurance sector. A quantity surveyor/civil engineer by qualification, he began his career as an independent loss adjuster, specializing in construction and property claims before moving into the energy sector. Mr. Newick subsequently took his knowledge and experience gained as a loss adjuster and moved in-house to work for several major insurance companies, where he spent more than 15 years occupying various senior claims positions. Working closely with many top-100 organizations, he has successfully overseen and settled some of the largest first-party insurance claims in the world, from offshore oil platforms and refineries to dams and tunnels, along with manufacturing facilities, hotels, and data centers.

Mr. Newick has spearheaded the response to numerous major catastrophic events, including hurricanes, typhoons, wildfires, earthquakes, and the COVID-19 pandemic. He also has experience overseeing the claims portfolio for captives and global programs for some of the largest companies in the world. Mr. Newick has occupied several leadership roles, presented at industry conferences, provided expert testimony, and sat on several industry committees. Before joining Rimkus in 2021, he held the position of Global Practice Leader for Energy, Property and Construction Claims at the world’s largest property and casualty insurance company.

With his wealth of experience, knowledge, and insight, Mr. Newick supports Rimkus’ strategy and continued commitment to servicing the insurance industry. Working with teams all over the world, he helps develop initiatives that operate in collaboration with our clients’ own strategic ambitions. Mr. Newick is greatly dedicated to maintaining and improving the industry-leading customer service our clients have come to expect from Rimkus.