Joining Aon in 2022, previous roles at Bermudan reinsurers include president and head of property of Axis Specialty, and senior underwriter, property catastrophe at PartnerRe.

Aon has announced Roman Romeo’s appointment as CEO of its Reinsurance Solutions Bermuda unit, effective April 1.

Roman Romeo

Tony Fox, CEO and chairman of Reinsurance Solutions Bermuda, will remain as chairman.

Based in Bermuda and reporting to Fox, Romeo (pictured) will lead Aon’s Bermuda reinsurance operations.

The reinsurance broker said he would continue to work to build a collaborative environment that draws on the expertise of the firm’s global network.

He joined Aon in 2022 and brings more than 23 years of industry experience to his new role.

This includes six years at re/insurer Axis Capital, where he served as president, head of property of Axis Specialty.

He also spent eight years at fellow Bermudan reinsurer PartnerRe, where he held the position of senior underwriter, property catastrophe.

“Through its Bermuda capabilities, Aon is committed to shaping better decisions for our clients and markets across a wide range of business lines and sources of capital,” said Andy Marcell, CEO of Aon’s Risk Capital and Reinsurance Solutions.

“We are excited to have Roman grow and further develop this platform; as a leading re/insurance jurisdiction, Bermuda continues to offer a unique trading hub that brings together highly innovative solutions and leading carriers that are committed to providing continuity of cover via a broad variety of risk capital,” Marcell said.

Fox added: “Roman brings a fantastic track record and wealth of experience in our industry.

“He will create an environment in Bermuda that allows our talented professionals to achieve the best results for our clients, helping them to navigate volatility, optimize capital and build resilience.”