Bermudian reinsurer RenaissanceRe has appointed Ed Cruttenden active underwriter of its Syndicate 1458 at Lloyd’s.
Bryan Dalton, the previous active underwriter for Syndicate 1458, will assume responsibility for underwriting across the company’s European platform as Chief Underwriting Officer – Europe.
In addition to managing business written at the Syndicate, Cruttenden will also oversee the underwriting of RenRe’s worldwide casualty insurance book and the casualty portfolio in London.
He has more than 25 years of re/insurance experience.
“Ed is a talented underwriter with deep experience managing risks within Lloyd’s and across RenRe,” said Ross Curtis, Group Chief Underwriting Officer.
“He has been with RenaissanceRe’s Syndicate 1458 for ten years in positions of increasing responsibility and his appointment to Active Underwriter reflects his disciplined approach to underwriting and proven leadership.
“Bryan has done a superb job leading the underwriting of Syndicate 1458, significantly growing our business at Lloyd’s. I look forward to working with both Bryan and Ed in their new roles.”