Cooper Brothers S.R.L.

Avda. L.N. Alem 690 piso 20 - (C1001AAO) Buenos Aires, Argentina
The Cooper Brothers group of companies aims to provide high quality loss adjusting and surveying services in Latin America. We are firmly established in the region, with offices in Argentina, Brazil, Peru and Uruguay, and representation in other South American countries. Our offices have experienced bilingual staff with a wide range of technical skills who are accustomed to reporting to both the local and international insurance and reinsurance markets.

Company Staff

Andrew Cooper
Financial Institutions & Specie
Andrew has accumulated surveying and adjusting experience since 1974. A Systems Analyst by profession, he commenced work handling marine claims. Since 1996 he has specialised in Financial Institutions and Specie losses, handling a wide range of high profile losses throughout South America.
Andy Schapira
Andy is one of our Directors. He is a qualified Attorney-at-Law and has accumulated adjusting experience since 1999 in several countries in South America, especially in Argentina and Brazil, with particular emphasis on Liability losses of all classes, as well as Property. He also has experience in handling Catastrophe claims in the Caribbean. He currently heads the group’s Liability Division across the region.
David Cooper
Energy & Property
David began his professional career as a loss adjuster in 1979. Initially, he handled marine and aviation claims. He is now primarily involved in Energy and Property losses, both construction and operational including Business Interruption. David has experience in adjusting high profile losses in a wide variety of industries, including petrochemical, power generation, mining, steel and port, having handled losses in most countries in South America.
Gustavo Cassiau
Marine & Aviation
Gustavo is a Master Mariner. He joined us in 1985 and, after carrying out a wide variety of marine surveys, including attendance at numerous casualties, he currently heads the Marine & Aviation Department. He has passed the Lloyd's 'Certificate of Cargo Surveying Proficiency' examinations Stages 1 and 2 and the Lloyd’s ‘Certificate of Recovery’ examination Module 3.
Harry J. Charap
Marine & Aviation
Prior to joining us as a cargo surveyor and adjuster in 1994, Harry worked in the Operations and Claims Dept. of a ship agent and in a loss adjusting firm. He has since acquired further experience in the survey and adjustment of losses on a wide variety of cargoes and has passed the Lloyd's 'Certificate of Cargo Surveying Proficiency' examination with merit.
Sebastian Gregorini
Marine & Aviation
Sebastián joined Cooper Brothers as a cargo surveyor in 1987, and has passed the Lloyd's 'Certificate of Cargo Surveying Proficiency' examination. Since joining us, he has acquired experience in the survey and adjustment of losses on a wide variety of cargoes.