Bermuda-based specialty property and casualty (re)insurer, Sompo International has announced Maxine Goddard has joined its international insurance strategic distribution and development team as senior vice president, effective 1 April 2021.
Prior to joining Sompo, Goddard spent 20 years with Zurich Insurance, most recently as director, senior commercial operations business partner.
The Business Development team is led by Brenda Plessis, executive vice president, strategic distribution and development, international insurance. They will focus on the strategic development of broker and client relationships and potential new business opportunities in London, Europe and Bermuda.
Additionally, Rachael Dobie joins the team as assistant vice president, strategic distribution and development for international insurance. She joins the firm from Liberty Specialty Markets. Also, Mohiuddin (Moon) Hossen has been promoted to projects and strategy analyst, strategic distribution and development for international insurance from within Sompo International.
Plessis said: “We continue to make significant progress in building our business across all of our London and European platforms through better communications, expanding our product offering and building wider networks. There is a growing recognition that Sompo International is a global leader with significant capability and excellent talent. I am confident our team with this wealth of expertise can work to reach a wider range of audiences to deliver on our ambitions.
Their skills will help us to develop strong relationships and deliver solutions for our clients and broker partners that enable them to achieve effective risk transfer.”