Specialist (re)insurance broker THB Group announces the appointment of Zamira Thurnim as treaty director for the company’s European operations, effective immediately.
Based in the Netherlands, Thurnim will work extensively in THB’s growing markets throughout Africa. She has over 15 years’ experience and will report into Ricardo Borges, managing director, THB Europe.
Prior to joining THB, she most recently held the role of senior casualty treaty underwriter, Sub Saharan Africa at Munich Re.
Borges, managing director commented: “THB Europe is already well known for its Treaty expertise, and we’re making it a strategic objective to grow our business in this area. I’m delighted to welcome Zamira Thurnim in this newly-created role to head the strategy, demonstrating our commitment to Treaty both throughout Europe and in our target African markets.”
Adding: “THB Europe is embarking on a path of long-term growth, with an entrepreneurial team ready to drive expansion. Our business has gone from strength to strength in recent years and as part of the AmWINS Group, the largest wholesale broker in the United States placing some $15bn in premium, we continue to attract the very best talent in the market.”