StarStone, the global specialty insurer, today announces the appointment of Jeff Herman as Global Head of Accident & Health.
Herman, who will report to US CEO Norman Brown and Group CUO David Message, joins immediately and brings more than three decades of industry experience to StarStone. He previously served as Global Head of Accident & Health at CV Starr. His appointment reinforces StarStone’s commitment to grow its global A&H business, written through StarStone’s global insurance platforms and Lloyd’s Syndicate 1301. Herman will be based in New York and will work closely with StarStone’s existing A&H teams in London and Brussels.
Demian Smith, Chief Executive Officer of StarStone, said: “This appointment demonstrates the appeal of StarStone and the broader Enstar Group as an employer of choice for high-calibre individuals. It gives me great pleasure to welcome Jeff to our Group. Throughout his career, he has continually exhibited the market knowledge, client service, underwriting discipline and expertise that are the cultural cornerstones of StarStone’s continued success.”
StarStone is an international, A- rated insurance group with six wholly owned insurance platforms, including Lloyd’s Syndicate 1301. StarStone underwrites business across the Property, Specialty and Casualty risk classes from operations in London, Continental Europe, Australia and the US. StarStone is owned by Enstar Group Limited, the Trident V funds managed by Stone Point Capital LLC and Dowling Capital Partners I, L.P. For further information about StarStone, see www.starstone.com
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