Juan C. Andrade – Everest Re

Andrade: Everest targets international insurance expansion


Everest Re is eyeing meaningful international insurance expansion in Europe, Latin America and Asia as well as further growth on its established North American platform to shift its portfolio towards a greater balance between primary and reinsurance business, according to president and CEO Juan Andrade.

Hazard data

Bringing hazard data to the catastrophe front line

2021-09-22T12:17:00+01:00By Charles Blanchet, vice president of solutions at ICEYE

Charles Blanchet explains how a lack of actionable hazard data is limiting response capabilities and details how ICEYE is working with the industry to help bridge this data gap.

Fidelis sustainability

Fidelis targets more sustainable future


Fidelis recently strengthened its sustainability drive with the appointment of Victor Riega, who joined group chief underwriting officer Charles Mathias and general counsel Patricia Roufca to discuss the carrier’s sustainability plans with The Insurer.

Brian Young Odyssey

Odyssey’s Young: Technological innovation has brought us closer together


Odyssey Group president and CEO Brian Young reflects on more than three decades in the reinsurance sector.

Cincinnati Re Jamie Hole

More risk margin needed to account for increasing uncertainty

2021-09-15T12:04:00+01:00By Jamie Hole, managing director and head of Cincinnati Re

Cincinnati Re’s Jamie Hole outlines the drivers behind the reinsurance unit’s growth momentum and highlights some of the challenges facing casualty and property catastrophe lines.

Erik Matson Transverse

Transverse: Pipeline going into 2022 is “very robust”


Transverse CEO Erik Matson highlights a strong pipeline of opportunities ahead for the hybrid fronting carrier.

Convex Paul Brand

Convex’s Brand: All to play for in an uncertain market


In an underwriting career spanning more than 36 years, Convex co-founder and deputy CEO Paul Brand has experienced a few hard markets, but the high level of uncertainty that underpins market conditions today makes the current one very different.

Darryl Pidcock Perils

Active ILW market sees transactions rise in 2020


Perils head of Asia Pacific Darryl Pidcock outlines trends in the ILS and ILW markets over the past year.