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MS Amlin (MS AUL) names Ariel Re’s Wilken as Head of Reinsurance Division

22nd March 2021 - Author: Luke Gallin

Lloyd’s of London insurer and reinsurer, MS Amlin Underwriting Limited (MS AUL), has added Matthew Wilken to the newly created role of Head of Reinsurance Division, based in London.

ms-amlin-logoIn his new role, Wilken will report to Andrew Carrier, Chief Underwriting Officer (CUO) of MS AUL, effective in early May, subject to regulatory approval.

Wilken joins from Ariel Re where he most recently served as Active Underwriter of Syndicate 1910 and Deputy Global Head of Reinsurance.

Ariel Re was recently sold by parent Argo Group International Holdings Ltd. to private equity investors Pelican Ventures and J.C. Flowers & Co.

Wilken has more than three decades of reinsurance industry experience, having started his career at Kiln Syndicate where he held numerous positions before taking on the role of Active Underwriter. He joined Argo Re in 2008 as CUO and in 2013 was named President.

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Commenting on the appointment, Carrier said: “I am delighted to announce Matthew’s appointment as Head of Reinsurance Division as we continue to build out our global reinsurance proposition. Matthew brings a wealth of experience and market expertise to MS AUL; during the course of his career, he has held a number of senior roles and earned a reputation as a leader in the reinsurance market.

“His appointment demonstrates our commitment to enhance both the bench strength of our reinsurance team and support our ongoing business transformation. I am pleased to welcome him to MS AUL and am confident he will prove a valuable addition to our senior underwriting management team.”

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