Aviva’s James Drew has been appointed head of outwards reinsurance at Brit, effective 1 July 2019.
Based in London, Drew will report to Christiern Dart, Brit’s group chief underwriting officer (CUO) and will be responsible for overseeing outward reinsurance purchasing and also the development and expansion of new and existing reinsurance relationships.
He brings more than 2 decades of experience in the Lloyd’s of London market to the role, most recently working as head of reinsurance at Aviva and prior to that head of reinsurance roles at Insurance Australia Group and Torus Insurance (now Starstone).
Dart, CUO, commented: “We are pleased to welcome James to Brit. His wide range of experience and strong relationships in both the traditional and non-traditional reinsurance markets will be a positive addition to our reinsurance purchasing strategy. James’ expertise will help us to ensure our approach continues to take advantage of both tried and tested and innovative new structures.