Torus Insurance Holdings Limited appoints David T Perez as President and Chief Underwriting Officer – Global Casualty

13th October 2008

Torus Insurance Holdings Limited announced today that it has appointed David T Perez as President and Chief Underwriting Officer – Global Casualty, with effect from October 14th.

Mr Perez will bring over 20 years’ experience of the US casualty market to bear in developing Torus’ casualty team. He will report directly to David Hope, Torus’ Chief Underwriting Officer.

David moves to Torus from AIG, where over the last 14 years he directed the largest portfolio of lead umbrella business in the United States, ran a high excess casualty capacity offshore subsidiary, managed large account business development and oversaw specialised claims services. During his time with AIG Mr Perez worked in both New York and Bermuda.

David Hope comments: ‘We are delighted to have David joining our underwriting team. His leadership experience and strong casualty underwriting background will significantly strengthen our ability to help clients manage their most complex risks. I look forward to working with David to develop a global underwriting platform with a range of high quality, innovative coverages that respond directly to the needs of the clients and markets we serve.’

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