CFC recruits new property practice leader

CFC recruits new property practice leaderWe are pleased to announce the arrival of Simon Richardson as property practice leader, a newly created role at CFC.

Former Director of Howden’s North America Property and Casualty Division, Simon has over 10 years experience in insurance and reinsurance predominantly within the US property and terrorism market. In his new role, Simon will direct his expertise towards defining CFC’s property strategy and underwriting approach and creating a suite of tailored and innovative products.

CFC Underwriting Director Andrew Holmes comments: “We are delighted to welcome Simon on board. His appointment demonstrates our commitment to bringing in leading professionals to drive constant expansion and innovation. As we’ve grown, property has become an increasingly important part of our overall product offering and it is certainly something our brokers have been increasingly asking us for. The time was therefore right to bring someone on board to manage and develop our property portfolio. With his extensive relationships across the property and casualty markets and broad range of underwriting and business development expertise, Simon was the obvious choice to lead the expansion of this new area for us.”