09Jul13

Press release

Group

Brian Shea joins the Group as Chief Corporate Strategy Officer

Brian Shea joins the Group on 22 August 2013 as Chief Corporate Strategy Officer, based in London. He will be in charge of Corporate Strategy and will supervise corporate Communications.

Brian Shea joins the Group on 22 August 2013 as Chief Corporate Strategy Officer, based in London. He will be in charge of Corporate Strategy and will supervise corporate Communications.
 
 
Denis Kessler, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of SCOR, comments: "The whole SCOR group is particularly pleased to welcome Brian Shea, who will be in charge of the preparation and follow-up of the Group’s strategy. In that capacity, he will also supervise corporate Communications. His in-depth knowledge of the insurance and reinsurance industry, accumulated throughout his distinguished career, along with his recognised expertise, will contribute to the refinement of the SCOR group’s optimal strategy geared towards profitability and solvency. The entire management team joins me in wishing Brian a warm welcome to the Group”.


 
Brian Shea, 47, a dual US and British citizen, graduated magna cum laudewith a BA in Economics and Mathematics from Bates College, Maine USA, and also holds an MBA from the London Business School in the UK. He began his career as a Micro Economic Consultant in the US, before becoming a Director and European Insurance Analyst at Salomon Smith Barney in London in 1993. In 2000 he moved to Bank of America Merrill Lynch in London, where he was Managing Director and Head of the European Insurance Equity Research team. His team was ranked the best in its sector by Institutional Investor magazine for six of the seven years between 2007 and 2013.

Contact

Marie-Laurence Bouchon

Group Head of Communications

+33 (0)1 58 44 75 43

mbouchon@scor.com

 

Ian Kelly

Head of Investor Relations

+44 203 207 8561

ikelly@scor.com