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Alterra Announces Promotions And Enhances Global Reinsurance Operations

Stocks in this article: ALTE

Alterra has reinsurance underwriting offices in Bermuda, the US, Dublin, London, Zurich, Rio de Janeiro, Bogotá, Buenos Aries, and Tokyo.

Adam Mullan has been with Alterra since 2000, most recently serving as Chief Executive Officer of Alterra at Lloyd’s Limited. He was previously Managing Director of Alterra Europe and Executive Vice President and Group Chief Underwriting Officer for Property and Specialty Reinsurance. From 1997 to 2000, Adam was Director/Underwriting Manager of ACE European Markets Insurance Limited and ACE European Reinsurance Limited. Between 1992 and 1997, he served as Vice President of Marsh & McLennan Inc., and from 1987 to 1992 he was an Associate Director at Carpenter Bowring (London). Adam received his Bachelor in Business Studies (Hons.) from Trinity College, The University of Dublin.

Tom Wafer has more than thirty years of reinsurance industry experience, most recently serving as Chief Executive Officer, Reinsurance of Alterra and President of Alterra Reinsurance USA. From 2005 to 2009, Tom was Managing Director of International Underwriting for Harbor Point Re Limited and New Point Re Limited in Bermuda. From 1998 to 2005, he was Managing Director International Underwriting and Marketing at Chubb Re, Inc. Previously, Tom held various insurance industry positions, including Managing Director and head of the International Division of Guy Carpenter New York. Tom graduated from Manhattanville College with a BA in Economics and also holds an MBA in Marketing from Fordham University.

Jed Rhoads has more than thirty years of reinsurance industry experience, joining Alterra in 2002 and most recently serving as Executive Vice President and Chief Underwriting Officer, Reinsurance of Alterra Bermuda. Jed has a long and profitable track record in reinsurance underwriting, including leading Harbor Point’s Property Catastrophe and Retro business from the Bermuda office he established in May 2002, as what was then Chubb Re. From 2000 to 2002, Jed served as Chief Underwriting Officer of OPL Ltd. Bermuda, and, from 1999 to 2002, he served as Principal/Underwriter at Stockton Re Bermuda. Previously, Jed was Executive Vice President of Sedgwick Re for fourteen years. He began his career as an underwriter at Kemper Re, having been awarded a Kemper Scholarship while at Beloit College. Jed graduated from Beloit with a BA in Economics and Philosophy.

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