Everest Re appoints interim general counsel


Everest Re appoints interim general counsel

Brent Hoffman, Everest Reinsurance - Head of Claims and Chief Operations Officer

Everest Re Group has appointed Brent Hoffman interim general counsel, replacing Sanjoy Mukherjee who will be leaving the company to pursue other opportunities effective April 21, 2023. It is conducting a search for a permanent replacement.

Hoffman is currently head of claims and chief operations officer for the company’s reinsurance business, a role he retains. After his departure, Mukherjee will remain available as an advisor to Everest to assist in the transition into July 2023.

Prior to joining Everest, Hoffman served in several senior claims and legal positions at major global re/insurance organizations and private practice, recently as AXA XL’s chief claims officer. He also served as general counsel – global claims, where he led AXA XL’s in-house legal team. Additionally, Hoffman held senior leadership positions at The Hartford Financial Services Group.

“We are grateful for Sanjoy’s years of service to Everest and wish him all the best in his future endeavours,” said Juan Andrade, Everest’s CEO. “We welcome Brent to lead our strong legal team in the interim. His deep understanding of our business, proven leadership and industry acumen make him well suited for the role. I look forward to working closely with Brent as we continue to position Everest for future opportunity.”

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