The reinsurance division of Swiss Re will see a few modifications on the prime.
First off, the unit’s international head of casualty, Jason Richards (pictured), is taking up the position of nation president and chief government for the UK and Eire from January 01 subsequent yr. He shall be in control of driving the UK and Eire reinsurance portfolio’s worthwhile progress whereas additionally persevering with to strengthen the reinsurer’s London market place.
A 3-decade business veteran, Richards got here onboard Swiss Re when the corporate acquired GE Insurance coverage Options in 2006. The promoted government, who’s credited for efficiently enhancing the standard of the casualty portfolio, has held his present put up since November 2017.
In the meantime, succeeding Richards as international head of casualty is new recruit Julie Stephenson, who’s making the swap from US insurer CNA the place she is presently a senior vice chairman and center market chief working officer. Her credentials additionally embody time spent at Chubb.
“I’m very happy with the appointments introduced at the moment,” stated Swiss Re’s reinsurance CEO Moses Ojeisekhoba. “Jason Richards will deliver a wealth of expertise and powerful monitor report to steer the vital UK & Eire market. With Julie Stephenson, we’ve discovered an completed chief as international head of casualty with over 25 years of business expertise and profound data in casualty underwriting.”