AXIS Re names head of Lloyd’s casualty reinsurance


AXIS Re, the reinsurance arm of AXIS Capital Holdings, has named Joe Sweeting as head of Lloyd’s casualty reinsurance.

Sweeting assumes responsibility for managing all aspects of AXIS Re’s casualty business at Lloyd’s, including portfolio strategy, new and renewal production activity and distribution development from reinsurance intermediaries.

Sweeting joins AXIS from Vibe Syndicate 5678, where he spent more than three years as a casualty treaty class underwriter. Before that he was at Hiscox Syndicate 33 where he was head of casualty reinsurance. He has also worked as a casualty underwriter for Amlin Syndicate 2001.

Ann Haugh, president global markets at AXIS Re, said: “Joe is an exceptional reinsurance underwriting leader and someone who possesses a keen understanding of the intricacies and trends that shape the Lloyd’s casualty reinsurance market.”

He brings both technical knowledge and strategic leadership to help deliver profitable growth, added Haugh.

AXIS Re, Joe Sweeting, Lloyd's, UK

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