QBE Re, the reinsurance arm of the global insurer, has expanded its Bermuda office with the appointment of Tracey Gibbons as Head of QBE Re, Bermuda.
Gibbons joins from SiriusPoint where she was Senior Vice President, bringing over 30 years’ experience to the role and a remit to develop the Bermuda product offering to QBE Re’s platform.
She’s previously held senior roles at Third Point Re and Allied World. In her new role, she will report to Steve Postlewhite, Managing Director, QBE Re.
Additionally, David Cary’s role will also expand, as SVP Underwriting Manager and Head of Property and Casualty Bermuda, he will assume responsibility for the day-to-day line management of the growing underwriting team in Bermuda.
QBE Re also appointed Greg van der Made as Treaty Underwriter to the Bermuda office as part of the expanded focus.
He also joins from SiriusPoint and will focus on building the region’s specialty and property reinsurance book in his new role.
Postlewhite said: “We’re seeing increased demand from our Global clients for specialty reinsurance and property business in Bermuda and see a renewed opportunity under multiple lines within Tracey’s and David’s leadership.
“With the addition of the new team members, we are excited about continuing our long-standing commitment to this market. Tracey will bring a wealth of experience to this new role.”