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XL Catlin’s Christophe Chandler is appointed Head of Specialty Reinsurance, London

 — XL Catlin’s reinsurance operations today announced that Christophe Chandler has relocated from Bermuda to London to take up the position of Head of Specialty Reinsurance, London.

Commenting on the appointment, Jonathan Gale, XL Catlin’s Chief Executive, Reinsurance - London said: “Christophe, formerly XL Catlin’s Underwriting Director for Reinsurance in Bermuda, has an excellent reputation and proven track record in the Lloyd’s, Bermuda and continental European marketplaces. I worked with Christophe directly in Bermuda and am very pleased that he has agreed to lead our Specialty team in London and develop this important business for XL Catlin.”

Mr. Chandler assumes his latest role with over 20 years’ experience in the re/insurance industry. He joined Catlin in 2002 as an International Property Treaty Underwriter first in London then Bermuda, before moving to help establish Catlin Re Switzerland in 2010 as Underwriting Director for Property. In 2014 he relocated to Bermuda with Catlin Insurance Company Ltd as Chief Underwriting Officer.

In his early career Mr. Chandler fulfilled roles at Cox Insurance and Willis. He holds a Bachelor of Arts from Brasenose College, Oxford.

About XL Catlin’s Reinsurance Operations

XL Catlin reinsurance companies are among the world’s leading reinsurers. They offer products that include aerospace, property, casualty, marine and specialty. The world’s top insurers choose XL Catlin to help move their businesses forward. To learn more, visit

About XL Catlin

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