PEMBROKE, Bermuda, June 24, 2013 — PartnerRe Ltd. (NYSE: PRE) today announced that Greg Haft has been appointed Head of Catastrophe, Bermuda. Based in Bermuda, and reporting to Brian Secrett, Head of Catastrophe Reinsurance, Mr. Haft will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Bermuda catastrophe team with a focus on client and broker relationships in North America.
Mr. Haft joins PartnerRe from Markel Corporation (formerly Alterra Bermuda Limited), where he most recently held the position of Managing Director, Head of U.S. Property Catastrophe Underwriting. He brings with him over 18 years of industry experience. Mr. Haft holds a B.S. Mathematics and Statistics, is a Fellow of the Casualty Actuarial Society and a Certified Cat Risk Analyst.
Mr. Secrett said, “Greg’s strong technical skills and broad reinsurance knowledge make him a valuable addition and I would like to welcome him to PartnerRe and the Catastrophe team.”
PartnerRe Ltd. is a leading global reinsurer, providing multi-line reinsurance to insurance companies. The Company, through its wholly owned subsidiaries, also offers capital markets products that include weather and credit protection to financial, industrial and service companies. Risks reinsured include property, casualty, motor, agriculture, aviation/space, catastrophe, credit/surety, engineering, energy, marine, specialty property, specialty casualty, multiline and other lines in its Non-life operations, mortality, longevity and accident and health in its Life and Health operations, and alternative risk products. For the year ended December 31, 2012, total revenues were $5.6 billion. At March 31, 2013, total assets were $23.1 billion, total capital was $7.7 billion and total shareholders’ equity attributable to PartnerRe Ltd. was $6.9 billion.
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