Canopius appoints casualty exec for Asia


The specialty re/insurance platform of NKSJ, Canopius Group, has hired Alan Law as regional casualty underwriter for its Singapore platform.

Law takes up his new role immediately with the responsibility of developing a portfolio of casualty business, reporting to Linus Phoon, chief executive of Canopius Asia.

He joins from ACE where, as South Asia casualty manager, he managed the group’s casualty portfolio across the region. Prior to this, he served as regional casualty underwriter for SCOR Reinsurance Asia Pacific, writing a combination of casualty and financial lines business.

Phoon said: “Central to our specialty growth strategy in Asia is the strengthening and diversification of our business lines. Alan is a welcome addition to our dynamic team. He is a talented underwriter who has focused on casualty business throughout his career and will help us realise our ambitions in this class. I am pleased to welcome him to Canopius.”

Law said: “I am delighted to be joining Canopius Asia and look forward to supporting the expansion of its casualty account.” 

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