Capsicum Re, the specialist reinsurance broker, today announces two hires to its London property and specialty division. Ed Le Flufy has joined as a speciality broker, with a focus on cyber, reporting into Ian Newman, global head of cyber. Piers English has joined as a treaty reinsurance broker reporting into Patrick Sheehy, partner – specialty casualty.
Bringing almost a decade’s property, casualty and specialty experience, Le Flufy joins Capsicum Re from BMS. Beginning his career on the business’ graduate scheme, Le Flufy secured increasingly senior promotions, culminating in his final role as divisional director of the global reinsurance team.
English joins from Accenture, where he was a management consultant in the London market insurance division. Prior to this, he was a casualty treaty broker at Willis Re for four years.
Newman said: “Rapid technological evolution is making the possibility of a marketplace consisting of three core classes – property, casualty and cyber (PC&C) – evermore likely. In preparation, we continue to bring on exceptional talent of Ed and Piers’ calibre to bolster our capabilities, as we help clients navigate the new risks they face.”
Sheehy said: “I am delighted to welcome Piers to the team. His extensive knowledge of casualty treaty will complement the skills of our existing team, as we help clients around the world prepare for the risks of the future.”
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Rupert Swallow – CEO
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Notes to editors
Founded by Grahame Chilton and Rupert Swallow in 2013, Capsicum Reinsurance Brokers LLP Group (“Capsicum Re”) is a full-service global reinsurance broker, working in partnership with Gallagher as its primary treaty reinsurance broking outlet. Based out of offices in London, Bermuda, New York, Miami, Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo and Santiago, Capsicum Re is focused on attracting the best advocates in the market to provide bespoke and specialist reinsurance advice and products; it boasts the foremost broking teams in the specialist areas that it focusses on, supported by market-leading analytical capabilities.