Hannover, 11 October 2019
Hunt joins from RSA where he had spent eight years, most recently as Finance Director, Commercial. He will be based at the firm’s London office and also joins HDI Global Specialty SE’s UK Executive team.
The appointment completes the UK senior leadership team of the specialty lines insurer, following its launch in January this year.
Last month, HDI Global Specialty SE announced senior appointments in Delegated Underwriting, Claims and Crisis Management.
Commenting on Hunt’s appointment, Richard Taylor, HDI Global Specialty SE UK Managing Director and a member of the UK Executive Board, said:
“Since the beginning of the year we have been able to bring a wealth of expertise into the organisation; Simon adds to our now established strength in depth.
“With the UK leadership team now complete, we can focus on operational improvement and strengthening our competitive position in the market. It is essential we have the right talent to execute our strategy and deliver excellence to our clients and brokers.”
Simon Hunt added:
“I’m pleased to be joining HDI Global Specialty SE at such an important time for the business. The growth goals are clear and I am looking forward to playing my part in delivering them.”