Lloyd’s of London (re)insurer, MS Amlin Underwriting Limited (MS AUL) has appointed Matthew Wilken to the newly created position of head of reinsurance division, effective early May 2021.
Based in London, Wilken will report to Andrew Carrier, chief underwriting officer of MS AUL.
Wilken brings more than three decades of reinsurance experience to the firm and most recently served as active underwriter of Syndicate 1910 and deputy global head of reinsurance for Ariel Re.
He started his career at Kiln Syndicate where he held a number of positions before taking on the role of deputy active underwriter. He joined Argo Re in 2008 as chief underwriting officer and in 2013 became president.
Carrier commented: “I am delighted to announce Matthew’s appointment as Head of Reinsurance Division as we continue to build out our global reinsurance proposition. Matthew brings a wealth of experience and market expertise to MS AUL; during the course of his career, he has held a number of senior roles and earned a reputation as a leader in the reinsurance market.
His appointment demonstrates our commitment to enhance both the bench strength of our reinsurance team and support our ongoing business transformation. I am pleased to welcome him to MS AUL and am confident he will prove a valuable addition to our senior underwriting management team.”