Pacific Life Re Australia has announced the appointment of Martyn Gilling to the position of Head of Client Solutions.
He will now be responsible for Pacific Life Re Australia’s market strategy and sales, as well as developing solutions for its clients.
Prior to joining Pacific Life Re, Gilling lived in Canada and worked for Reinsurance Group of America (RGA) as Vice President of Business Development.
He has over 30 years’ experience in the insurance industry, working across the Canadian, Australian, United Kingdom, Caribbean and Latin American markets.
In previous positions, Gilling worked across a variety of distribution channels and products at companies such as RGA Australia, MLC, CommInsure and Swiss Re.
In his new role, he will report to Pacific Life Re Australia’s General Manager, Tyson Johnston.
“Following an extensive recruitment process, we are delighted to welcome Martyn to the Pacific Life Re team,” said Johnston.
He continued: “I am confident that his wealth of knowledge, experience and proven leadership skills will be invaluable to the Client Solutions team and the wider business, and that he will bring with him new ideas and ways of delivering solutions to our partners with a view to enhance their business as well as ours.”