Ariel Re, a member of Bermuda-based Argo Group has named Sean Kelly as senior vice president (SVP), specialty underwriter, credit and financial products, effective 10 June 2019.
In his new role Kelly will report to Stephen O’Flynn, head of professional lines and casualty treaty underwriting, Bermuda at Ariel Re.
Kelly brings more than 2 decades of industry experience to this newly created role and joins from Tokio Millennium Re, where he most recently held the position of portfolio manager and underwriter, credit and financial products.
Matthew Wilken, deputy global head of reinsurance, commented: “Sean has an enviable track record of managing global underwriting and modeling activities in credit and financial products,”
Adding: “Lines under his management have consistently outperformed the market. His extensive experience in establishing new ways of analysing, modeling and managing risk will be central in achieving Ariel Re’s long-term goals. We look forward to welcoming Sean to the team.”