XL Catlin’s insurance operations today announced the promotion of Jason Grant to Regional Manager, Asia Pacific for International Financial Lines (IFL) effective April 1st.
In this role, Mr. Grant will lead the IFL underwriting team in Asia Pacific, including Australia, Hong Kong and Singapore. He will focus on building the financial and professional risks portfolio and market presence in the Asia Pacific region. He will continue to be based in Sydney.
Commenting on the promotion, Timothy Powell, Chief Underwriting Officer for International Financial Lines, said, “We’re seeing increasingly litigious landscape and heightened regulatory pressure in the region, and these are impacting how companies conduct their businesses. Given Jason’s extensive experience in both the Australian and overseas markets, I’m confident that he will lead the APAC IFL team to provide innovative solutions and superior service to best meet the ever changing insurance needs of our clients.”
Craig Langham, Regional Chief Executive – Asia Pacific for XL Catlin’s insurance business, added, “We’re excited to see Jason step into his new role. His promotion affirms the deep talent pool we have here at XL Catlin and reinforces our commitment to Asia Pacific.”
Mr. Grant has over 25 years’ experience in the insurance industry across Asia Pacific, Europe, UK and the US. He joined XL Catlin in Australia in 2015 as Australasia Manager for IFL, responsible for driving the financial lines business in Australia as well as building the underwriting infrastructure. Before joining XL Catlin, Mr. Grant worked at Liberty International Underwriters, AIG, AMP and Minet Professional Services.
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XL Catlin is the global brand used by XL Group Ltd’s (NYSE:XL) insurance and reinsurance companies which provide property, casualty, professional and specialty products to industrial, commercial and professional firms, insurance companies and other enterprises throughout the world. Clients look to XL Catlin for answers to their most complex risks and to help move their world forward. To learn more, visit xlcatlin.com.