Global specialty re/insurer Canopius has made four appointments to its recently-established branch Canopius Australia & Pacific. The new branch is based in Sydney and recently gained binding authority approval from Lloyd’s.
Suzanne White joins from Woodina Underwriting Agency with almost 20 years’ experience and becomes an Accident & Health Underwriter.
Jeanene Hill, who previously served at Berkley Re, Munich Re and Willis Re, joins from Talbot Underwriting as Head of Coverholders and Binding Authority, Asia Pacific.
Ann Gi Ho has joined as Portfolio Manager, Coverholders and Delegated authority from Talbot Underwriting. Prior to Talbot, she worked for QBE Syndicate in Singapore.
Subhadra Vasilevski has also joined Canopius as Finance, Compliance & Operations Manager. She previously worked for XL Catlin in multiple operations roles.
“I am very pleased to announce the appointment of these high-calibre, well-respected individuals, whose joining will accelerate Canopius’ expansion across the APAC region,” said Claudio Saita, head of Australia & Pacific, Canopius Group.
“Further appointments will be announced shortly, as we continue to develop our proposition as a committed, technology-enabled and locally empowered carrier.”