Fortune will be responsible for overseeing all books of business written out of Bermuda
Fidelis MGU has announced the promotion of Ben Fortune to chief underwriting officer of its Bermuda operation effective immediately.
In his new role, Fortune will be responsible for overseeing all books of business written out of Bermuda as well as managing the company’s Bermudian based team of underwriters.
He joined Fidelis in 2015 as an underwriter, later becoming head of International Reinsurance in 2020. Prior to moving to underwriting, Fortune spent several years as an actuarial analyst, holding roles at Leadenhall Capital Partners, Aon and Lockton.
Richard Brindle, chairman & Group chief executive said: “Since joining in 2015, Ben has become an outstanding member of Fidelis MGU. This promotion showcases his commitment and dedication to ensuring Fidelis MGU continues to be a market leader and natural home for talented underwriters such as Ben.
“I am delighted to be able to recognise all his hard work and welcome him to the role of chief underwriting officer in Bermuda.”