September 17, 2020
Specialist reinsurance broker, Capsicum Re announced the appointment of Jerry Blake as partner within Gallagher Re, effective September 2021.
The company announced earlier this month that Capsicum Re will rebrand and operate under the name Gallagher Re with effect from 1 October 2020 to align its reinsurance business with the broader retail and wholesale insurance broking arm.
Blake joins the firm from Aon where he has held multiple senior broking positions during his 34 years with the company.
Rupert Swallow, CEO of Capsicum Re, said: “Hiring the best people into our expanding business is a core part of our strategy, so we are delighted that the prospect of joining Gallagher Re is proving to have such huge appeal to major industry talent such as Jerry. His experience, expertise and reputation in the market all speaks to why we see Jerry as a stellar addition to our growing team and I look forward to welcoming him into Gallagher Re.”