SCOR has appointed Adrian Poxon to its P&C Reinsurance division as Chief Underwriting Officer for the Global Lines Marine & Energy, including Energy upstream and downstream, Aviation & Space and Engineering.
Poxon spent the first half of his career in the London market, starting out in Aviation insurance before changing direction to marine when he moved from the company market into Lloyd’s.
In 1991 he joined Leslie and Godwin as a marine broker and producer of hull and liability business predominantly out of the North American market.
He then returned to underwriting when he joined Gerling Global Re in London as the Deputy marine and energy underwriter.
After Gerling Global, he joined PartnerRe in Zurich rising to Head of their Global marine and energy team.
In 2014 he joined Endurance Specialty Insurance Limited as Global head of marine and energy, being promoted to head of Global Specialty lines the following year.
He will report to Michel Blanc, CEO of P&C Reinsurance.
Blanc said: “Adrian Poxon is a Global Line’s highly regarded Chief Underwriter with a track record of successful leadership.
“He will join a great team of SCOR experts and work with them to significantly upscale our Marine & Energy, including Energy upstream and downstream, Aviation & Space and Engineering books by developing initiatives and adding new, complementary, portfolios to our existing reinsurance portfolio.”