Inver Re hires former Hiscox Re exec Chris Sharpe

Inver Re hires former Hiscox Re exec Chris Sharpe

Inver Re, the just recently introduced worldwide reinsurance brand name of the Ardonagh Group, has actually revealed another essential hire, adding previous Hiscox Re executive Chris Sharpe as its brand-new Strategy, Innovation and Business Development Director.Sharpe has an excellent track record in the insurance coverage and reinsurance market, having assisted to establish Hicoxs Bermuda operations and after that having introduced the Hiscox Re reinsurance brand, uniting the companys London and Bermuda underwriting activities.
At Inver Re, Sharpe will report to Ardonaghs CEO of Reinsurance and Capital, Steve Hearn.
Sharpe carried on from his time at Hiscox to launch a digital insurance coverage start-up, Kinsu, which was among the first apps to sell insurance in the UK.
He has actually likewise been a non-executive director at Geovera Reinsurance Limited.
Hearn commented on the hire, “Inver Re feels very much like a start-up, and nobody understands start-ups better than Chris. Its his vision, unique experience, digital very first frame of mind and technical understanding of the reinsurance landscape that make him an invaluable possession to Inver Res proposition as we continue to grow. His relationships throughout worldwide reinsurance markets will assist us produce opportunities, and his entrepreneurial imagination will assist us produce different, vibrant reinsurance solutions.”
Sharpe included, “Sitting within Ardonaghs $13 billion portfolio, we have a compelling chance to craft Inver Re within todays vibrant reinsurance market and unsettled broker landscape. Inver Re has the platform, the plan and most importantly the individuals to take advantage of this remarkable chance.
” Im anticipating assisting Steve Hearn and the rest of the group construct Inver Re into a world class, technology made it possible for, boutique reinsurance brokerage. Ill be working across locations and item lines to drive smart and sustainable growth, and I cant wait to get going.”
The hiring of Sharpe comes on the heels of the statement that former RFIB and Howden executive Nick Griffiths has joined Inver Re as a Director with a concentrate on reinsurance and insurance-linked securities.

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