Syndicate Holding Corp, the holding company of VIBE Syndicate Management, has announced the appointment of Richard Milner to the newly-created role of Chief Executive Officer, VIBE Reinsurance (VIBE Re).
Milner joins from AXIS Re, where he served for the past 12 years; most recently as President & Chief Underwriting Officer of AXIS Re London & Asia-Pacific.
He was member of the AXIS Re Leadership Group and held a number of senior roles at AXIS Re in Bermuda, Singapore and London, including Head of Global Business Development.
Prior to AXIS Re, Milner was Vice President International Treaty at PXRE in Bermuda, before which he was with Faraday Syndicate at Lloyd’s.
Milner, who joined the group on December 1, will be a member of the Group Executive Committee and report to Joe England, Group CEO.
Commenting on the appointment Joe England said, “We are delighted that Rich has joined the Executive team of Syndicate Holding Corp and the VIBE businesses. Rich will lead a newly established VIBE Re division dedicated to strengthening and developing our Reinsurance business and to providing further support and solutions for our customers.
“Rich brings exceptional Reinsurance relationships, depth and quality to VIBE that will drive our vision for the future of the company and this further reflects our resolve to build VIBE into a truly leading Insurance and Reinsurance business in the London market.”
Richard added, “I am excited to join SHC and VIBE and look forward to working with the team to deliver an enhanced value proposition to our customers and brokers as we work towards building a leading reinsurance platform at VIBE Re.”