XL Catlin Appoints Ronnell Agatep as Global Head of Underwriting, Retail Accident and Health Insurance
NEW YORK - September 09, 2016
Ronnell Agatep has joined XL Catlin’s global retail Accident & Health (A&H) insurance business as its Global Head of Underwriting. Based in New York, Mr. Agatep assumes this newly created role to drive product development and underwriting guidelines for XL Catlin’s newly launched retail A&H business unit, and reports to Patrick Corbett, Global Chief Underwriting Officer, Retail A&H.
Commenting on Mr. Agatep’s appointment, Mr. Corbett, said, “We are excited to enlist such experienced global A&H underwriting management talent as we build our new product portfolio. Ron’s global experience, along with our global insurance network, puts us in a strong position to help our clients protect their most valued asset -- their employees -- wherever they do business or wherever their business may take them.”
“We’re fortunate to work with colleagues who have already built out an impressive specialist Accident & Health portfolio for niche and wholesale markets,” Mr. Corbett added. “Now, with Ron’s added insight and guidance, we look forward to extending into the retail space to round out XL Catlin’s global A&H offering and to help meet our clients’ growing demand for A&H insurance coverage.”
Mr. Agatep joins XL Catlin from Liberty Mutual where he served as Senior Vice President of Global A&H. During his 25-year career, he has held senior A&H management and underwriting positions in the US, UK, South Africa and the United Arab Emirates. He is a graduate of the University of Rhode Island.
XL Catlin’s new retail A&H business helps corporate clients safeguard their workforce, offering various A&H insurance programs including group personal accident, group business travel, and individual leisure travel and employer/non- employee group programs.
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Christine WeirskyCommunication Director, North America