New York, NY (PRWEB) March 08, 2013
QBE has moved in to its new operations center in Chandler, Ariz.
QBE signed an 11-year lease on the building, located at 2700 Frye Road, which is owned and developed by Regent Properties. The three-story, 183,000-square-foot facility is home to call centers, underwriting and other operations, and 750 employees. The location can accommodate more than 1,000 employees.
The operations center is the second largest of QBE’s 140 U.S. locations. It features teleconferencing capability, training rooms, an on-site cafeteria, a fitness facility and 800 covered parking spaces.
“The Chandler area has a very talented and experienced workforce,” said QBE VP Insurance Services, DaleAnn States. “We hope our new facility will help us remain an employer of choice for the community.”
“We are proud to be a long-time employer in the area and key member of Chandler’s business community,” said CD Davies, Chief Executive Officer for QBE’s Financial Partner Services. “With this state-of-the-art facility, we look ahead to further growth and continued contributions to the local economy.”
QBE’s North America operations are part of QBE Insurance Group Limited, one of the top 20 insurers and reinsurers worldwide. QBE Insurance Group’s 2012 results can also be found at http://www.qbena.com. Headquartered in Sydney, Australia, QBE operates out of 52 countries around the globe, with a presence in every key insurance market. The North America operation, headquartered in New York, conducts business through various property and casualty insurance subsidiaries. QBE insurance companies are rated “A” (Excellent) by A.M. Best and “A+” by Standard & Poor’s.