23Feb17

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Human resources

Rachel Conran joins SCOR Global P&C as Head of SCOR Business Solutions

On March 2nd, 2017, Rachel Conran joins SCOR Global P&C as Head of SCOR Business Solutions, the business unit dedicated to large corporate risks.

Rachel succeeds Emmanuel Fierens and will report to Benjamin Gentsch, Deputy CEO of SCOR Global P&C and Head of Specialty Lines.
After 12 successful years leading SCOR Business Solutions, Emmanuel has taken on new responsibilities within the Division as Deputy Head of Underwriting Management and Retrocession, directly in charge of retrocession and reporting to Sylvie Van Viet. We are grateful to him for his hard work and commitment, and have no doubt that his experience and expertise will be greatly beneficial to this key function of the Division.
Rachel will lead the further development of SCOR Business Solutions, with the primary objective of achieving the ambitions outlined in the Group’s new 3-year plan, "Vision in Action".
For more than 45 years, large corporate risks (re)insurance has been a key contributor to SCOR’s reputation and results. Rachel is taking up the reins of a successful business at a time when the risk landscape and the business environment are undergoing rapid changes. Technology and regulations are game changers throughout the sectors in which SCOR Business Solutions operates, and we feel that we are at the beginning of a new cycle.
While the changes are challenging, they are also sources of opportunities to develop and regenerate our business. And we are well placed and prepared to seize those opportunities.
Rachel brings with her extensive experience in large corporate (re)insurance, combined with a leadership style and business relationship culture that are perfectly aligned with the values of SCOR Global P&C and SCOR Business Solutions.
We welcome her on board.
 
 

Rachel's Short Biography

After graduating in Logical Philosophy Rachel joined an investment bank and later the insurance industry. Throughout her career spanning more than 20 years, she has moved between London, Frankfurt, Cologne and Munich. She has worked for some of the world’s largest international insurance companies and is an expert in underwriting complex corporate risk. With her diverse background she has built up and led global teams in Financial Lines and more recently Property and 1st party Cyber. She enjoys partnering with customers and expert brokers to push the boundaries of transferable risk.