Speciality lines insurer HDI Global Specialty SE which was launched as a collaborative venture between Hannover RE and HDI Global, has announced Alan Waters to the newly created role of global head of distribution and business development, effective immediately.
Waters will be responsible of supporting the firm’s growth and management of its global distribution network and will report to Richard Taylor, a member of the executive board of management and UK managing director at HDI Global Specialty SE.
Waters has over 3 decades of industry experience and joins from HDI Global SE UK Branch, where he most recently served as director of corporate risks division and was a member of the UK executive team.
Taylor commented: “I’m delighted to be working again with Alan. He was integral in the successful creation of HDI Global SE UK’s regional presence and with his vast experience in the strategic management of distribution, will be a great addition to our global operations.”
Waters said: “This new role presents a truly exciting and challenging opportunity for me and I am looking forward to working with Richard and the branches to realise the growth potential for HDI Global Specialty SE.”