XL Catlin’s insurance operation has appointed Jarek Klimczak to the role of marine risk engineer for Asia Pacific, to be based in Singapore. As marine risk engineer, Klimczak will be in charge of providing marine risk consulting for cargo, hull and machinery risks. He has 27 years’ experience, with extensive project cargo and project management expertise within the shipping and logistics industry, XL Catlin said in a statement. Prior to joining XL Catlin, Klimczak worked at Allianz Global corporate & specialty Singapore branch for some four years, where he was senior marine consultant. Before that, he worked at BBC Chartering in Singapore and Thorco Shipping in Germany as port captain.