New group based in Madrid and Barcelona

Reinsurance broker Guy Carpenter has formed a new facultative team in Iberia.

Alejandro Ramirez, senior vice president, Artur Castany, senior vice president, and Antoni Galí, assistant vice president, have joined Guy Carp the new Iberian team, which also includes Marta Mateos, vice president.

Based in Madrid and Barcelona, the facultative team will be headed by Ramirez who will report to Guy Carp's chief executive, Iberia, Artur Reñé.

The new group will focus on expanding Guy Carpenter’s facultative business in the region while serving existing clients.

Massimo Reina, head of Guy Carp Facultative International, said: “This is an important development for GCFac as it not only represents a significant strengthening of our capabilities in Iberia, but is also the first stage in our push to establish a Continental facultative platform.”