FRIDAY, JULY 6: Montpelier Reinsurance Ltd announced it has named Dr Gero Michel as head of risk analytics, a new position at the company, effective July 1.
A Montpelier spokesperson said: “Dr Michel will focus on enhancing Montpelier’s risk analysis efforts for natural catastrophe exposed businesses including research, development, portfolio optimization and other underwriting initiatives.
“He will report directly to Christopher Schaper, president of Montpelier Reinsurance Ltd.”
Mr Schaper said: “Gero brings a wealth of intellectual capabilities, business experience and leadership qualities to Montpelier, and I look forward to working with him.
“Improving the assessment of risks and translating that knowledge into better underwriting decisions are key challenges in our industry, and the addition of Gero further strengthens our team in these areas.”