Sam Foster

Regional Manager, Middle East & Africa MEng, CEng, MIMechE, ACII

Core Line of Business expertise: Upstream, Downstream, Petrochemicals, Power, Renewables, Heavy Industry – Operational & EAR/CAR

Sam began his professional career in 2006 as a Mechanical Engineer with AMEC Oil & Gas UK, working as part of a multi-disciplinary engineering team, specialising in rotating and static machinery on both onshore and offshore construction / operational projects. Sam transitioned from industry to Loss Adjusting in 2009, working in London on a home/foreign basis for 4 years, before transferring to Dubai to open up the Middle East operations for Braemar Adjusting. After successfully growing the Middle East operations to a team of 5 Loss Adjusters and becoming a Director, Sam joined Integra as Regional Manager in 2017. During his Loss Adjusting career, Sam has successfully settled scores of large and complex insurance claims on operational and construction policies (including both property damage & time element) within the upstream and downstream oil & gas, petrochemical, power, renewables and heavy industry sectors. Sam has gained a reputation for efficiency of service, claims process innovation and an ability to achieve timely and amicable claims resolutions. Sam has a Master of Engineering Degree (with Honours) in Aeronautical Engineering from Loughborough University, is a Chartered Engineer with the Institute of Mechanical Engineers and has ACII accreditation with the Chartered Insurance Institute.