• 30/11/2015

    Conor Finn appointed as Property D&F Manager

    Antares, is pleased to announce the appointment of Conor Finn as Property D&F Manager. Finn takes up his new role on 1st December 2015 and will lead Antares’ D&F team comprising:

    • Gareth Buxton – Senior Property Underwriter
    • Will Curtis – Property Underwriter
    • Gary Clark – Property Underwriter 

     

    Conor brings more than 35 years’ experience in the insurance industry to his new role. He joins Antares from Jubilee Managing Agency, where he served as head of Global Property at Syndicate 5820. In that role he was responsible for the leadership, strategic direction and growth of the Property division. He was also instrumental in the development of the Property Binder and Casualty portfolios. Prior to this Finn held senior management roles at Barbican Insurance and Markel International. His appointment completes Antares’ build-out of its new Property D&F division.

    Joe Battle, Active Underwriter at Antares, said:

    “The combination of the growth potential which we have identified in the Property D&F market, our QIC ownership with its significant portfolio of property risks in the Gulf region and our newly increased presence in Singapore make this a particularly attractive class for Antares. Conor joins with an exceptional track record and has the underwriting expertise and leadership experience to develop the opportunities available to us and ensure the realisation of our ambitions for this class. I am very pleased to welcome him to the team”.

    Conor Finn added:

    “There is a clear strategy for growth at Antares and the combination of their highly regarded specialist team and access to a broad international distribution platform make this a truly exciting opportunity. I am looking forward to joining the team and developing the D&F portfolio.”