Nikhil Soman will be based in Dubai

Nikhil Soman, ACE

ACE Group has appointed Nikhil Soman as financial lines underwriting manager for its Middle East and North Africa (MENA) business.

Soman has been working alongside Charles Pope, the previous MENA region financial lines underwriting manager, since July 2010. His underwriting expertise includes financial institutions, directors’ and officers’ liability and professional indemnity insurance.  Before joining ACE in July 2010, Soman held underwriting roles at ICICI Lombard General Insurance Company, Tata AIG General and ICICI Prudential Life in his native India.