HAMILTON, Bermuda – September 1, 2016 -- Everest Re Group, Ltd. announced today that Robert Schaetti will join the Zurich Branch of Everest Re Group as Head of Casualty Underwriting.
Robert Schaetti joins Everest Re from Partner Re where he most recently served as Head of Liability and Medical Malpractice for Europe. Prior to joining Partner Re in 2002, Robert had held underwriting positions with AXA Winterthur. He has more than 25 years industry experience with nearly 20 years working as a Casualty underwriter. Robert holds a degree as a certified business economist from Kaderschule Zurich.
Stephan Knipper, Managing Director Everest Re Continental Europe, commented: "Robert has a wealth of casualty experience and is an acknowledged leader in this field. We are very pleased to have someone of his proven capabilities strengthen our Zurich-based team."
Andrew Carrier, Head of Everest European Operations, further commented: "We see Robert’s arrival as a first step of broadening our product offering to clients and brokers as we build out our enhanced European strategy".
Everest Re Group, Ltd. is a Bermuda holding company that operates through the following subsidiaries: Everest Reinsurance Company provides reinsurance to property and casualty insurers in both the U.S. and international markets. Everest Reinsurance (Bermuda), Ltd., including through its branch in the United Kingdom, provides reinsurance and insurance to worldwide property and casualty markets and reinsurance to life insurers. Everest Reinsurance Company (Ireland), Limited provides reinsurance to non-life insurers in Europe. Everest National Insurance Company and Everest Security Insurance Company provide property and casualty insurance to policyholders in the U.S. Everest Indemnity Insurance Company offers excess and surplus lines insurance in the U.S. Everest Insurance Company of Canada provides property and casualty insurance to policyholders in Canada. The Company also operates
within the Lloyd's insurance market through Syndicate 2786. In addition, through Mt. Logan Re, Ltd., the Company manages segregated accounts, capitalized by the Company and third party investors that provide reinsurance for property catastrophe risks. Additional information on Everest Re Group companies can be found at the Group’s web site at www.everestregroup.com.