SCOR introduced it has made underwriting appointments at its SCOR global % unit.
First, it appointed Umberto Gavazzi as leader underwriting officer for the global Treaty percent operations of SCOR global %, reporting to Victor Peignet, CEO of SCOR worldwide %.
With impact from July 1, 2015, Gavazzi will be triumphant Yvan Besnard, who's retiring. Besnard has performed an critical function inside the restoration and the reconstruction of SCOR, in addition to in its repositioning as a top-tier worldwide reinsurer, SCOR stated in an announcement.
further, Laurent Rousseau has been appointed chief underwriting officer EMEA Treaty p.c operations, succeeding Umberto Gavazzi with impact from July 1, 2015. Rousseau is currently head of approach, advertising and marketing & improvement at SCOR worldwide p.c.
The biographies of the executives are certain underneath:
Umberto Gavazzi has more than 30 years of coverage and reinsurance enjoy, having started out his profession back in 1984, first as a broker after which as a property underwriter with an Italian insurer. He moved into reinsurance in 1987 while he joined LVR, a reinsurance company belonging to the TORO group, later received with the aid of SCOR. As a treaty underwriter, Gavazzi has been in charge of numerous ecu markets, first Germany and Austria, then the UK and Switzerland and finally Italy. In 1993 Gavazzi joined SCOR Canada in Toronto, in which he held numerous corporate functions and was in price of growing new business possibilities. In 1995 he moved to the Paris headquarters, turning into the organization’s monetary controller. He moved to Milan in 1998 to become the CEO of the nearby subsidiary of SCOR. in view that 2005, Gavazzi has headed the EMEA place in the treaty unit of SCOR global p.c.
Laurent Rousseau began his profession as an fairness analyst at credit Suisse First Boston protecting ecu insurers and reinsurers. In 2005, he joined JPMorgan in the insurance funding banking group, executing M&A, capital raising and restructuring transactions for ecu insurers and reinsurers. He joined SCOR in 2010 as adviser to the CEO, and have become head of SCOR global percent’s approach, marketing and commercial enterprise improvement in 2012. in this position, Rousseau was a member of the SCOR worldwide p.c management committee, in rate of underwriting and strategic plans, advertising, and broker relations for % business.