Noreen Metcalfe joins Brit Global Specialty USA


Brit Global Specialty USA (BGSU) has hired former Aon Benfield executive Noreen Metcalfe as senior vice-president, property direct and facultative.

She will report to executive vice-president Nicholas Davies and takes up her position on 23 July.

Metcalfe will be responsible for extending BGSU’s footprint in the US property facultative market out of the company’s Chicago office.

Metcalfe has experience as both a broker and underwriter. She was previously a managing director in reinsurance broker Aon Benfield’s property facultative operation.

Brit Global Specialty chief executive Matthew Wilson said: “Since establishing our US operation we have been delighted with the excellent progress that Nick and his team have made. To add someone of Noreen’s calibre is testament to the growing reputation of Brit Global Speciality in the US marketplace.

“It also serves to underscore our ongoing interest in becoming a leading market in the facultative reinsurance arena where Noreen’s relationships throughout the industry will be a valuable asset.”