We have amazing employees at California Casualty. The Employee Spotlight is a new series aiming to highlight those talented individuals that make up our successful company culture and community. From human resource recruiters and learning and development trainers to claims adjusters, marketers, customer support specialists, partner relations, sales representatives, and beyond; each week, we’ll highlight a new team member, so you can get to know us better and see how our employees make us who we are as a company.
This edition of the Employee Spotlight will feature our Internal Auditor, Devang Patel
Devang has been with us for almost a year and is based in our Home Office in San Mateo, CA.
Let’s get to know Devang!
What made you want to work in Auditing at California Casualty?
Job responsibility, company culture, career growth, and location.
What is your favorite part about your job?
My favorite part is working with a respectful talented team, offering professional & career advancement opportunities and great flexibility.
I love my job at California Casualty. I love that my role requires working with various departments which expands my knowledge of other areas and the industry. Engaging and collaboratively working with people from another department is a unique and valuable experience. It has been a very enjoyable journey so far, offering work/life balance to a great extent!
What have you learned in your position at California Casualty?
I have learned a lot already in my time here. Most importantly to deliver adequate results on challenging projects.
What are your favorite activities to do outside of the office?
My favorite activities include traveling, going to the gym, meditation, swimming, talking with family and friends, and enjoying delicious food! I am always looking forward to exploring new places and diversity among people. I enjoy taking random car rides to nearby towns. So far I have traveled to more than 15 states in America since moving to the U.S. which also includes a road trip from Massachusetts to Florida with friends. I have also visited Canada.
At an early age, I learned how important physical and mental wellbeing are, so going to the gym is something I have been doing for years now.
Some of my favorite foods are Indian, Asian, Mexican, Italian, Mediterranean, and burgers!
I also enjoy concerts, adventure activities, and riding motorcycles.
Anything else you would like the audience to know about you?
I went Skydiving in 2016 in Massachusetts and it was an amazing experience.
I was born in a small town in India and moved to the United States in 2015. In my time here, I have graduated from Northeastern University and have had many new experiences and learned about my career and life in America. And I’m finally working happily in CALCAS!! 🙂
If you want to learn more about Devang or are interested in a career at California Casualty, connect with him on LinkedIn! Or visit our careers page at https://www.calcas.com/careers