Insurance and reinsurance brokerage, TigerRisk Partners, has today announced the appointment of Glyn Ridpath as a Partner within the firm’s expanding Casualty division, reporting to James Few, Chief Executive Officer (CEO), TigerRisk UK.
Ridpath joins TigerRisk from rival broker Aon, where he most recently served as a Managing Director from March 2018 to December 2020.
Prior to this, he served as Managing Director and Head of Specialty Casualty at reinsurance broker Guy Carpenter. Ridpath joined Guy Carpenter from broker JLT Re, where he worked for more than five years and was named Partner.
Previously, he worked as a senior broker at HSBC Insurance Brokers where he began developing casualty experience. His career in the re/insurance industry started in the claims department of Aon in 1999 where he advanced to become a junior broker, before leaving for HSBC almost a decade later.
Few commented: “Glyn is one of the industry’s leading experts in specialty casualty. We are lucky to have him and are eager to share his expertise with existing and new clients.”
President of TigerRisk, Rob Bredahl, said: “Tiger is growing rapidly while the industry landscape is constantly changing. We remain fully committed to helping our clients navigate this unprecedented environment through innovation and collaboration. Glyn will add powerful expertise to our global platform.”
On his new role with TigerRisk, Ridpath added: “I am excited to be part of TigerRisk’s growing Casualty Practice. With so much opportunity in the marketplace, TigerRisk is both established and perfectly positioned to grow and provide its clients the innovative solutions and customer advocacy it is known for.”