Specialist re/insurance broking and risk management firm Amwins Global has announced the appointment of senior brokers Phil Johnson and Mark Ritson to its London office and Ewoud Dekker within its Amsterdam team.
Johnson joins from Miller Insurance Services, where he served as head of international casualty.
In his new role, Johnson will lead Amwins Global Risks’ casualty development, predominantly in the US, Canada and Australia.
Ritson joins from AFL Insurance Brokers Ltd. where he served as the head of international property and energy, focusing on downstream energy products.
In his new role, Ritson will support the growth of Amwins Global Risks’ continuing investment in the global energy space.
“As we continue to expand our product expertise and service our clients in the larger risk, commercial markets, we anticipate incredible growth opportunities here and abroad,” said Matthew Crane, chief executive officer of Amwins Global Risks.
“We are proud to welcome Phil, Mark and Ewoud to the team. All are high-achieving, top performers, and we look forward to the impact they will have on the firm as a whole.”
Dekker joins from Nationale Nederlanden where he served as senior account manager reinsurance. In his new role, Dekker will join Amwins’ European Reinsurance division in Amsterdam “Amwins Re.”
He will also focus on Facultative Reinsurance while assisting Amwins Re treaty clients and colleagues.
“We are attracting some of the best talent in the industry, creating partnerships that deliver and last as we continue to look after our clients and develop our business,” Crane added.