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XL Catlin today announced the insurance management team for France, following the acquisition of Catlin by XL Group earlier this year. In France as in every country where XL Catlin has direct operations, the integration process is now well underway. Today, the company is maintaining a strong focus on bringing together and retaining its top talent throughout its global operations.

Led by Kadidja Sinz, Regional Manager for France and Belgium, XL Catlin in France offers a broad range of insurance coverages for Property, Casualty, Financial Lines and Specialty risks.

XL Catlin’s Insurance management team in France also includes the following leaders:

• Aerospace: Jean-Christophe Charlaix

• Claims: Rosana Rodrigo 

• Casualty: Laurent Soubeyroux

• Construction: Olivier Antiphon

• Fine Art & Specie: Tania Bensoussan-Arthur

• Marine: Tania Bensoussan-Arthur

• Property: Bruno Chopin

Further product leaders are:

• Energy: Pablo Trueba 

• Financial Lines: Javier Ybarra 

In addition to the formation of the management team above:

• Sarah Delhelle and Georges Dehais were confirmed in their roles as Client & Distribution Leaders

• Christian Bellissen was named Regional Broker Manager in charge of brokerage and partnerships

Ralf Tillenburg, XL Catlin’s Chief Executive for the Insurance region Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA), commented: “France remains a priority market for XL Catlin, in line with our strategy for sustainable, profitable growth. I trust in the expertise and experience of the management team in France to deliver on our ambitions for this important market.” 

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XL Catlin is the global brand used by XL Group plc’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 around the world. Clients look to XL Catlin for answers to their most complex risks. To learn more, visit