Reinsurance News

Ironshore Environmental hires head of wholesale

18th August 2020 - Author: Katie Baker

Ironshore Environmental, a division of Ironshore, has announced that Kelly Killimett will lead its newly established wholesale team.

ironshoreShe will be responsible for the development and execution of integrated underwriting and sales strategy, dedicated to serving wholesale brokerages in the United States.

In her new role, Killimett will be based in Atlanta and will report to Toby Smith, President of Ironshore Environmental.

Smith commented on Killimett’s new role: “Kelly’s appointment reflects our commitment to the wholesale distribution channel. As demand for our environmental products continues to increase, we recognize the need to differentiate our underwriting teams and develop more customized solutions for our retail and wholesale distribution channels.

“Kelly’s deep experience and proven leadership will enable us to expand our wholesale offering in collaboration with our broker partners.”


Killimett has more than 15 years of environmental underwriting experience with a focus on wholesale distribution. Throughout the past eight years, she has served in various leadership roles at Argo Group, most recently as head of the environmental business unit.

Killimett began her underwriting career with a retail insurance agency offering commercial lines coverages.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Recent Reinsurance News

Getting your daily reinsurance news from Reinsurance News is a simple way to receive only the reinsurance industry news that matters, delivered directly to your email inbox.

  • Only email is mandatory, but the more you tell us about yourself the better we can serve you in future!
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

By submitting the form you are giving your consent to be emailed by us.

Read previous post:
Allianz Benelux, Monument Re agree book portfolio transaction

The Belgium arm of global insurer Allianz, and Monument Re, have agreed to transfer a closed book of classical life...