Life reinsurer, Pacific Life Re, has announced the appointment of Sarah Teehan as Head of Protection in Europe.
Teehan’s appointment comes after James Tait’s move from the beginning of this year from Head of Protection at Pacific Life Re to CEO at UnderwriteMe.
Teehan is a qualified Actuary and joins Pacific Life Re from SCOR, where she held a variety of roles, including Head of Business Development, and most recently, Deputy Head of Strategy & Development.
Teehan will be joining the company in September and will report to Vincent Lepez, Managing Director Pacific Life Re Europe.
Dave Howell, Pacific Life Re, CEO, commented: “I’m delighted that Sarah will be joining our Europe Management Team to lead our protection business. Sarah brings with her a wealth of experience which will be extremely valuable as we continue to grow and innovate through these challenging times.”
Teehan commented on her own appointment: “Pacific Life Re has been a real success story in the UK market and I’m excited to be joining a strong team and continuing this success in the years to come.”
This new hire follows the recent restructure of senior appointments Pacific Life Re has made in Asia.