Allied World adds to Aussie team

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Allied World adds to Aussie team

Allied World has continued to strengthen its business in Australia with a new hire for its construction business.

Karsten Buescher has been made assistant vice president, onshore constriction Australia, having joined the firm earlier this month.

Prior to joining Allied World, Buescher held roles at FM Global, Munich Re and TCR Risk Management Services following a move to Australia in 2004.

Buescher will report to Clifford Scott, vice president and head of onshore construction Asia Pacific.

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“Karsten’s depth of knowledge and experience gained around the world underlines our ongoing commitment to attracting the brightest and best talent and ensuring that we are able to respond to our clients’ changing needs,” Scott said.

“His appointment is the latest step in the building out of our Australia office, adding to our strong offering in Onshore Construction in Asia-Pacific.”

Earlier this year, Allied World signalled their desire to further grow their Australian presence as they announced the appointment of Kym Beazleigh to the role of vice president, professional liability, Australia.

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