SCOR Global Life, a division of the France-headquartered reinsurer, has announced a series of senior appointments across its Global Markets and Finance and R&D teams.
Within the Global Markets team, these include the promotions of Miguel Alferieff to Executive Head of Client Relationships and Roy Chappell to Executive Head of Proposition.
Alferieff will be in charge of developing the SCOR Global Life client strategy and managing key clients across the world, while Chappell will ensure a compelling value proposition for clients together with the market leaders. Both will report to David O’Brien, Deputy of the Global Market and Head of Clients Strategy & Solutions.
SCOR also announced the promotions of Michael Colannino to EVP, U.S. Markets, Growth and Development; Brock Robbins to Head of U.S. In-force and Deputy CEO North-America; and Tammy Kapeller to EVP, U.S. Process Optimization. They will continue to report to JC Brueckner, CEO of North America.
Also within the Global Markets team, Pilar Santamaria has been promoted to Head of Western Europe & Latin America; Damien Bartlett to Head of U.K., Ireland & South Africa; and Michael Breuer to Head of Central Europe and Nordics. They will report to Brona Magee, Deputy CEO of SCOR Global Life and Head of Global Markets.
Additionally, Do Rho has been promoted to Head of North Asia, with responsibility for South Korea and Japan, while Tony Ho is to become head of South Asia, with responsibility for South East Asia, India, Taiwan, and Hong Kong. Both will continue to report to Craig Ford, CEO of Asia Pacific.
Within the Finance and R&D team, SCOR announced the promotions of Redmond Murphy to Head of Business Performance, SGL and Colm Guiry to Chief Financial Officer. Murphy and Guiry will each report to Paolo De Martin, CEO of SCOR Global Life.
Finally, Stephen Devine has been promoted to CEO of SGLRI, reporting to Murphy, while Vincent Lepez will become Deputy Chief Knowledge Officer, reporting to Bruno Latourrette, Chief Knowledge Officer.
“Over the last five years SCOR Global Life has grown into a true global, client centric business, generating over €9 billion in premiums and supporting clients in more than 80 countries,” said Paolo de Martin, CEO of SCOR Global Life.
“Our strength is driven by the expertise of our people and of our teams,” he continued. “Today’s announcements accelerate our journey towards a purpose driven organization and further confirm the depth of our talent pool.”
Brona Magee, Head of Global Markets and Deputy CEO of SCOR Global Life, also commented: “As life and health insurance markets around the world evolve at a rapid pace, we at SCOR Global Life focus on providing innovative solutions to our clients.”
“Today’s appointments further strengthen both our local market teams and our global solution capabilities,” she added.
“This places us in an ideal position to work with our clients in the changing environment – ultimately ensuring that people can access the protection they need and can be supported to live healthier lives.”