Capsicum Re, the specialist reinsurance broker, has continued its investment in industry talent and specialist expertise with the appointment of Shane Aldons to its Motor & Casualty division, who joins this week.
Aldons brings over 20 years’ reinsurance market and its hoped his background in underwriting, pricing and senior client relationship management will help further deepen the company’s specialist motor and liability credentials and capabilities.
Most recently, Aldons was underwriting manager of international casualty reinsurance at Liberty Mutual Re, where he spent 10 years
With a prominent role in key client and broker relationship management, he also retained a strong presence in the pricing of new and renewal business while at Liberty.
Prior to this he was international motor and liability underwriter at QBE Re for nine years.
David Lee, Partner, Motor & Casualty division at Capsicum Re, said, “With many of our team knowing Shane personally, having worked closely with him over the years, we are absolutely delighted to be welcoming him into Capsicum Re.
“Shane’s unique insight, experience and expertise will bring a new dynamic to our strategic ambition to grow and expand the business internationally.
Shane is well-known and highly respected across our client base and will be a tremendous asset to our team with his proven performance in delivering strong results, whether the market be hard or soft.”
Commenting on his appointment, Aldons said, “From its very beginning, Capsicum Re has enjoyed a great market reputation for blending experience with innovation, and taking an entrepreneurial approach while basing it on data-driven research and analytics.
“I’m really excited to be joining the team at this juncture and look forward to helping the business grow.”