Julie Stephenson appointed as Global Head of Casualty

Julie Stephenson has been appointed Global Head of Casualty and member of the Reinsurance Management Team, effective 1 January 2022. She is joining from US commercial and property insurer CNA where she currently serves as a Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Middle Market.

Julie is an accomplished leader with over 25 years of industry experience, of which close to 20 have been in underwriting with a strong concentration in casualty. Julie Stephenson joined CNA in 2015 as the Commercial CUO responsible for profitability, portfolio management and underwriting governance for all of CNA's commercial property and casualty business. Prior to joining CNA, she served as Senior Vice President and Global Liability Manager for Chubb and was responsible for the strategic direction of the portfolio across all Global markets where Chubb has liability exposure, including US, UK, Germany, Australia and China.

Moses Ojeisekhoba, Swiss Re CEO Reinsurance: "Julie is an accomplished leader with over 25 years of industry experience and profound knowledge in casualty underwriting. I'm very pleased to welcome her to the team.“

Julie is succeeding Jason Richards, who has been appointed Country President and CEO UK & Ireland.