The Chairman of reinsurance broker Guy Carpenter, Britt Newhouse, is to retire from his position at the end of 2017, according to ratings agency A.M. Best.
Britt Newhouse’s retirement was confirmed to A.M. Best’s News Service by Guy Carpenter’s Assistant Vice President (AVP), Marketing and Communications, Gray Newhouse.
Britt Newhouse has been Chairman of the firm since early 2008, and also serves as a member of its executive committee. From 2001 to 2008 he served as President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Americas at Guy Carpenter.
He initially joined Guy Carpenter in 1979 as part of its casualty treaty division, and prior to this he was a marine hull underwriter with AIG.