Ariel Re, a member of Argo Group has appointed David Martin as head of marine & energy, reinsurance, effective immediately.
Martin brings more than 30 years of industry experience to Ariel Re. He joins the business from Tokio Millennium Re where he served as senior marine and energy underwriter most recently, head of UK underwriting.
Martin will work closely alongside Emily Leitch, senior specialty reinsurance underwriter, to build out the business. He will report to Matthew Wilken, deputy global head of reinsurance at Ariel Re.
Wilken, deputy global head of reinsurance commented: “David has a consistent and exceptional track record of growing successful books of business from the ground up. His knowledge and wealth of experience in the marine and energy market are valuable to us as we build out the portfolio and provide a broader product offering to our customers. We are thrilled to have David as part of the Ariel Re team.”