Swiss Re Corporate Solutions has opened a new office in Manchester, United Kingdom, in order to grow its regional commercial insurance portfolio. The operation will serve large and upper midsized companies through national broking partners with focus on primary Property, Casualty and select Specialty business. Shelley Wright has been appointed Head Manchester Office, effective 7 June.
Located in Spinningfields, the Manchester office will serve as a regional hub for primary commercial insurance business in northern England and the Midlands, and will be fully operational by mid-July.
"We're excited to open an office in Manchester, a major commercial insurance hub," states Marc Davis, Head UK. "By establishing our presence in this regional market, we plan to strengthen existing relationships and capitalise on opportunities for growth with clients and brokers.”
Shelley Wright has joined the company to lead the new operation. A senior insurance executive with more than 30 years of experience and extensive knowledge of the regional market, she will be responsible for implementing our expansion strategy across the UK.
"Shelley will help our UK team continue to strengthen our regional market position," said Mr. Davis. "The depth of her industry experience, combined with her successful track record in the UK regional markets, makes her the ideal leader to deliver on our plans. I'm looking forward to working with her as we build our team in Manchester and provide clients and brokers with relevant solutions and services locally."
The recovery of the oil price and access to non-conventional resources are key drivers of the booming oil industry. Several factors, such as innovative technologies, aged infrastructure, international regulatory changes and scarcity of skilled labor (mainly in the US), are challenges that the industry is being faced with. These circumstances are having a significant impact on the industry’s casualty risk landscape.Learn more
In this role, Mr. Smith will be responsible for growth, strategy and underwriting for the new local surety business across Canada.Learn more
Die deutsche Automobilindustrie und ihre Zulieferer sind gefordert. Zunehmend komplexere und internationale Lieferketten, fehlende Ausweichmöglichkeiten und die Konzentration von Fertigungsschritten haben die Ausfallanfälligkeit erhöht. In diesem Webinar liefern wir tiefere Einblicke in die Erkennung und Bewertung von Risiken im modernen Supply Chain Management. Dabei zeigen wir in Zusammenarbeit mit der ZF Gruppe auf, wie sich Automobilzulieferer und -hersteller fit für die neuen Herausforderungen machen. Das Webinar findet am Freitag, 5. Juli 2019 um 10.30 Uhr statt.Learn more
16 July 2019
07 July 2019