Legacy specialists RiverStone opens in Bermuda


Legacy specialists RiverStone opens in Bermuda

David Rocke, managing director, RiverStone International Bermuda

Legacy and runoff specialist RiverStone International has appointed David Rocke as managing director for a new Bermuda division. 

Rocke, formerly with Enstar, brings over 25 years’ experience in re/insurance legacy M&A. At Enstar, he was executive vice-president of M&A and has been based in Bermuda since 2006. He had a specialist focus on M&A projects and was responsible for acquisition transactions involving billions of reserve liabilities. Rocke has also acted as a director for more than 20 regulated entities in Bermuda and the UK.

Luke Tanzer, chief executive officer of RiverStone International, said: “We are delighted to welcome David to our group. He brings a wealth of market experience and will be central to the development of our Bermuda platform and achievement of our international growth plans. The talent within our team and their in-depth understanding of legacy and the wider insurance market is one of the key drivers of RiverStone’s continued success.”

Rocke added: “RiverStone International has a well-deserved reputation in the legacy space and has been expanding at a rapid pace. I am thrilled to be joining at a time when the Bermuda and wider markets are presenting fantastic opportunities, and I am looking forward to working with Luke and the team.”

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