Tokio Marine HCC announced the appointment of Thomas Harmeyer to executive vice president, effective 1 October 2019.
Harmeyer joined Tokio Marine HCC in 2003 and most recently served as executive chairman for its Cyber & Professional Lines and Public Risk Groups.
In his new role, he will continue to oversee the Cyber & Professional Lines and Public Risk Groups, he will assume executive oversight for the Aviation Group, as well as the Claims, Business Innovation and Global Marketing functions and report to Mike Schell, Tokio Marine HCC’s president.
Harmeyer started his insurance career more than 25 years ago at the former Kölnische Rück (now GenRe).
He Previously held positions including president of Tokio Marine HCC’s Professional Liability and Public Risk Groups, and as chief underwriting officer for Professional Liability, Public Risk and Casualty since 2012.
Harmeyer served as HCC Global Financial Products’ underwriting director in Barcelona, Spain, before moving to Houston as vice president of underwriting in 2011.
Schell said: “In preparation for our 2020 strategic plans, we are excited to expand our leadership capabilities from within the organization. Thomas will bolster our Houston-based executive team, bringing years of field leadership from our growing Professional Lines and Public Risk Groups.”