XL Catlin promotes Tim McMahon to chief underwriting officer, property

Promoted leader has held various senior management positions at the insurer, including posts in Singapore and Australia

XL Catlin promotes Tim McMahon to chief underwriting officer, property

Insurance News

By Gabriel Olano

Global re/insurance group XL Catlin has appointed Tim McMahon as global chief underwriting officer, property, effective May 01, 2017.

As part of XL Catlin’s global underwriting team, McMahon will be in charge of managing the company’s property insurance portfolio in all global markets. He will be based in London.

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McMahon’s experience in the re/insurance industry spans over 20 years, with experience in senior management positions dealing with wholesale, retail, and reinsurance. He joined XL Catlin in 2011 as head of property, Asia Pacific, based in Singapore. He was later promoted to head of energy, property & construction, Asia Pacific, relocating to Australia. 

Neil Robertson, chief executive for insurance underwriting, commented on the promotion: “I’m delighted that we were able to appoint somebody from within our internal talent pool to this role. Tim has an impressive track record at XL Catlin and is ideally positioned to further develop our property solutions to achieve profitable growth.”

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