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XL Catlin’s insurance operations today announced that it will establish a Private Clients team with a new business line providing a range of specially tailored coverages for High Net Worth (HNW) and Ultra High Net Worth (UHNW) individuals.

Leading the team will be Simon Mobey, who will begin employment with XL Catlin as its Global Head, Private Clients, Insurance on January 1, 2017.  Mr. Mobey joins XL Catlin from Chubb Insurance, and brings with him over 30 years’ experience in the insurance industry. Most recently he held the position of International Private Clients Manager.

Also on the team are Ann Owen, who has been appointed Chief Underwriting Officer, Private Clients, Insurance and Chris Hawkes who has been appointed as Private Clients Claims Manager effective immediately.

Ms. Owen joins XL Catlin from AIG, most recently holding the position of Head of Personal Property and Private Client Group for EMEA. She has over 20 years’ experience in the industry.

Mr. Hawkes also joins XL Catlin from AIG and brings with him almost 20 years’ experience in Personal Lines and has extensive experience of providing claims service for High Net Worth individuals. 

Commenting Neil Robertson, XL Catlin’s Chief Executive, Global Specialty, Insurance said: “Given our strong underwriting expertise in a broad range of Specialty coverages, including Fine Art, Jewellery, Equine, Kidnap & Ransom, General Aviation, Yachts and Accident & Health products, we believe we are well positioned to provide a meaningful and differentiated offering which truly serves HNW and UHNW individuals.”

Continuing, Mr Robertson added: “HNW and UHNW individuals expect the highest levels of service, and I believe Simon, Ann and Chris, who are recognised by the market to be leaders in their field, have exactly the right credentials to develop and deliver an extremely relevant suite of products and services for this growing market sector. I look forward to seeing them launch this new offer to the market next year. ”

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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 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