Hamilton announces replacement for departing general counsel


Hamilton Insurance Group has announced that Gemma Carreiro is to replace Victoria Guest, who announced her retirement from Hamilton earlier this year, as group general counsel and corporate secretary.

"It's a real pleasure to welcome Gemma to the Hamilton team," said interim group CEO David Brown. "She brings significant industry experience and expertise to a key role at the Company. I know our board of directors and her executive colleagues will benefit from her strategic guidance and insight as we pursue opportunities that support our continued growth."

Carreiro will be based in Bermuda and report to the group CEO. She will have responsibility for Hamilton's legal, regulatory and governance functions and will serve on its executive committee. She takes up her position on November 20, 2017.

Carreiro was formerly at PartnerRe, where she served most recently as secretary to the board and general counsel to its Bermuda subsidiaries. Prior to that, she was an associate at Conyers Dill & Pearman, where she specialized in corporate law with a particular focus on insurance and reinsurance regulatory matters.

Upon admittance to the Bermuda Bar Carreiro began her law career as an associate with Cox Hallett Wilkinson in its corporate department.

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