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  • Cedants

    Cedant Q&A: Sarah Yearwood


    The director of ceded reinsurance at Argo’s Lloyd’s operation explains how her company has used alternative structures to do something different

  • Tor Mellbye

    Cedant Q&A: Tor Mellbye, Länsförsäkringar


    Swedish mutual insurer Länsförsäkringar’s reinsurance general manager explains why ‘slow and steady’ will win the race in the current market

  • Julie Batch, IAG

    Cedant Q&A: Julie Batch, IAG


    IAG’s Julie Batch talks about the challenges of working in a forward-thinking Australian market and the search for confidentiality and innovation, all while studying for a Masters

  • Rob Andrews, XL

    Cedant Q&A: Rob Andrews, XL


    With some reinsurers playing it ‘fast and loose’, XL’s global head of ceded reinsurance explains why he prefers a more traditional approach

  • Cedants

    Cedant Q&A: Reinhard Seitz, Brit


    The head of outwards reinsurance at Brit Insurance enjoys diversity in his work, but also admires those who maintain stability and old-fashioned values amid a rapidly changing industry

  • Cedants

    Q&A: Jeremy Brazil, Markel


    The chief executive of Markel finds that thinking in terms of set risk appetites has sustained the firm’s buying strategy post-financial crisis

  • Cedants

    Cedant Q&A: Michael Barber


    Twenty-five years with Aviva have taken Michael Barber from underwriting novice to reinsurance guru. A dedicated Manchester City follower, he tells us what lies behind his own game plan

  • Cedants

    Knowledge is power


    Data modelling has transformed the nature of reinsurance buying, with brokers frantically engaged in an ‘analytics arms race’. Four insiders gave us their take on this rapidly evolving industry

  • Cedants

    Love's labours


    Relationships are tricky at the best of times, but when the pressure is on, it’s those with strong foundations that survive. We give you some tips on keeping the magic alive with your business allies in a tough market

  • Cedants

    Q&A with Robin Clark


    Aspen’s head of risk redistribution believes long-lasting relationships are vital to success in the industry, which is why he has devoted almost four decades to working in the reinsurance sector