French reinsurer SCOR has announced that Paul Christoff will be proposed as President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of SCOR Canada Reinsurance Company.
He will succeed Joseph El-Sayegh, who joined SCOR in 2000 but has now decided to leave the firm to pursue other career opportunities.
Following the appointment, Christoff will also retain his current responsibilities as Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer of the Americas Hub.
“SCOR is a key player in the Canadian marketplace and has a demonstrated track record of success,” said Carol Lyons, Chair of SCOR Canada’s Board of Directors.
“We are excited to welcome Paul to the team and look forward to his contribution to the company’s continued achievement of its goals,” she added.
Jean-Paul Conoscente, CEO of SCOR Global P&C, also commented: “We wish Joseph well in his future endeavors after 19 years of active service at SCOR, notably at the helm of SCOR Canada which is firmly established as a Tier 1 reinsurer with long-standing business relationships on this market.”