Our People

Dominican Republic

Calle Ana Josefa Puello
No.14, 2do. Piso Mirador Sur 
Santo Domingo
Dominican Republic
T: +1 809 547 3271
E:  dominicanrepublic@advantaglobal.com
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    Arístides Tiburcio - Director

    BA Accountancy (Dominican University), A.A. (Associate Degree) Insurance (ACADOSE - Dominican Insurance Academy Inc.), MBA (INTEC - Santo Domingo Institute of Technology), Certified Loss Adjuster (Dominican Superintendence of Insurance), Professional Technical Courses (Dominican Insurance Academy and Dominican Association of Insurance Brokers).

    Aristides has over 25 years’ experience working as a loss adjuster in the Dominican insurance industry. He is the founder of A. Tiburcio & Asociados S.A. and its Managing Director since 2005. In 2019, after 8 successful years as an associate of the Group, A. Tiburcio & Asociados S.A became an Advanta office, trading as Advanta Dominicana. Aristides has acquired valuable experience in handling NATCAT events, Financial Lines and Property All Risks losses and Business Interruption. His specialities include fire, theft, electronic equipment and machinery breakdown claims.

    Languages: Spanish and fluent in English.

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    Miguel A. Cabrera

    BSc Eng (Electrical) (INTEC - Santo Domingo Institute of Technology), Superior Degree in Direction and Project Management.

    Miguel is an engineer with more than 19 years’ experience in the Dominican Republic’s commercial and industrial sector. Over the course of his career, he has been involved in several engineering projects, including the design, budgeting and supervision of electromechanical sites. Miguel has specialised in the intervention of distribution transformers, capacitors and industrial refrigeration systems, following courses taken in Cuba and Spain. Miguel has also worked for one of the main energy distributors companies in the Dominican Republic within the engineering area, in charge of the design, budgeting and overseeing works in power substations. With 10 years’ experience as a loss adjuster, Miguel has focused in claims related to energy, engineering and electrical equipment, mainly related to machinery breakdown, fire and liability. In addition, he has undertaken complementary studies in fire protection systems and machinery breakdown insurance.

    Languages: Spanish and English.

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    Jorge Sención

    BSc Eng (Civil) (UASD - Autonomous University of Santo Domingo), Specialist in Project Management (UCSD - Santo Domingo Catholic University), Project Programming: CPM, ORACLE Primavera and MS Project (Professional College of Engineers and Land Surveyors of Puerto Rico). 

    Jorge has 20 years’ experience working as an Engineer and Project Manager in the construction industry for infrastructure services companies along with 8 years as a loss adjuster. During his career, he has worked on projects involving dams, roads, canals, ports as well as aqueducts in Latin America. As a Project Director he has been in charge of the followings: rebuilding of the Croix de Bouquets - Fonds Parisien Highway (Haiti); improvements to PR-149 Road, Juana Díaz - Villalba (Puerto Rico); PR-10 Road - construction of bridges and new sections of road (Puerto Rico), construction of mining road of 30 km (Honduras). Jorge’s specialties include engineering and construction claims as well as evaluation of general losses including hotels and commercial buildings.

    Languages: Spanish and fluent in English. Basic knowledge of French.

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    Raquel Del Monte Peláez

    Master in Insurance Programs Administration (PUCMM - Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre & Maestra), Master in Law of Civil Procedure (PUCMM - Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre & Maestra), Law Degree (PUCMM - Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre & Maestra). 

    Raquel has worked as Liability claims coordinator for the biggest Insurance broker of the country, handling coverage analyses for Liability claims. Additionally, she has executed a legal manager role and a litigation and monitoring manager role, taking charge of contracts’ drafting and revision as well as the drafting and revision of Insurance policies, contracts and bonds, as well as assistant lawyer in the negotiation of transactional agreements of national and international liability claims. Asides her vast experience in the Insurance industry, Raquel has exercised an assistant lawyer’s role for the public prosecutor of the national district and assistant lawyer of the intellectual property and high technology misdemeanor crimes unit. 

    Languages: English, Spanish and French.

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    Iván Castro

    BSc Eng (Civil) (INTEC), Master in Construction Management (INTEC), Diploma in Insurance (UNIBE).

    Iván is a Civil Engineer with over 10 years’ experience within the insurance industry. In 2014 he founded SENACON, a company which provides consultancy services to the insurance, construction and real estate sectors, where he is in charge of project management, budgeting and loss adjusting for local and international insurance companies. Iván has also handled more than 300 claims arising from the Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic, in the region of US$30,000,000.00. In addition, Iván is a regular contributor to technical publications and has undertaken several courses to deepen his industry knowledge and skillset.

    Languages: English and Spanish.