Cedant Q&A

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    Cedant Q&A: Sarah Yearwood

    2012-08-29T15:47:00Z

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

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    Cedant Q&A: Tor Mellbye, Länsförsäkringar

    2011-11-28T14:05:26.837Z

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

  • Julie Batch, IAG
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    Cedant Q&A: Julie Batch, IAG

    2011-10-01T00:00:00Z

    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
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    Cedant Q&A: Rob Andrews, XL

    2011-09-01T00:00:00Z

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

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    Cedant Q&A: Reinhard Seitz, Brit

    2011-06-01T00:00:00Z

    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

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    Q&A: Jeremy Brazil, Markel

    2011-05-01T00:00:00Z

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

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    Cedant Q&A: Michael Barber

    2011-04-15T00:00:00Z

    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

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    Cedant Q&A: Mike Watson

    2011-02-01T00:00:00Z

    Recently installed as the first reinsurance manager for Mitsui Sumitomo Underwriting at Lloyd’s, Mike Watson holds an unusual position in the market. Here he shares his thoughts on the year ahead

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    Cedants Q&A: Rory Barker

    2010-10-05T00:00:00Z

    As head of reinsurance buying at Hiscox, Rory Barker is a long-haul player with an unswerving commitment to group security

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    Cedant Q&A: Christian Tolle of Beazley

    2010-07-12T00:00:00Z

    Having jumped over the fence from broker to reinsurance buyer, Beazley’s Christian Tolle knows the industry from every angle. Insurance is in his blood, after all