Apollo hires head of terrorism and political violence

Apollo hires head of terrorism and political violence 150 150 Haggie Partners

Apollo Syndicate Management (“Apollo”), the independent specialist insurer and reinsurer, today announces the appointment of Andrew Page to head up and further develop the terrorism and political violence team. He will report to Chris King, head of crisis management.

Andrew has extensive underwriting acumen, with more than 15 years of industry experience. He joins Apollo from Beazley, where he spent a decade underwriting terrorism and political violence in both London and Singapore. He is known for being a first-class communicator and relationship builder, and has demonstrated a track record of facilitating business growth and growing profitability.

David Ibeson, Apollo Group CEO, said: “Andrew’s arrival is a critical element of our strategic expansion plan for the terrorism and political violence line of business, which Chris has spearheaded. Chris will now focus on further developing the crisis management division, strengthening Apollo’s multi line offering including political risk and specialty disruption insurance solutions. With Andrew’s focus on innovative collaboration and developing wordings and creative solutions, we are sure that our clients will reap significant benefits from his appointment.”

Andrew Page said: “I am looking forward to joining Apollo and working with Chris to further build out the terrorism and political violence team. This line of business is ever relevant and evolving and it is more important than ever that we offer clients a choice of products and services that truly meet their needs.”