XL Catlin has appointed Phil Xue as CEO of its XL Insurance (China) Company Ltd.
The appointment is pending regulatory approval.
Xue will also act as country manager for XL Catlin in China, responsible for coordinating all in-country activities.
Prior to joining XL Catlin, Xue spent over a decade at Guy Carpenter & Company, LLC where he was most recently head of South China market and head of its Shanghai operation.
He worked in Guy Carpenter’s Hong Kong office for five years, before helping to set up the firms Shanghai office in 2012.
Before this, Xue was with Royal Sun Alliance plc, Shanghai branch and China Pacific Insurance (Group) Co. Ltd.