BMS Re, the independent specialist reinsurance broker, today announces the appointment of Pedro Carvalho as head of BMS Re Brazil’s facultative department, effective immediately. Based in São Paulo, Carvalho will report to José Leão, CEO of BMS Re in Brazil.
BMS Re recently obtained authorization to operate in Brazil and Carvalho’s appointment marks a significant step in BMS Re’s expansion into the country.
Carvalho has over 14 years’ experience in the reinsurance market, having worked for large multinational companies such as Willis Towers Watson, Aon and IRB Re. More recently, he was the reinsurance director for MDS Re.
Carvalho said: “Our mission is to provide our clients with innovative reinsurance solutions by using the group’s extensive technical skills, access to global markets, and operational excellence. I am extremely happy to join the BMS Re team.”
Leão added: “Pedro’s arrival will add more knowledge and value to the services provided by BMS Re in Brazil. I have always admired Pedro’s work, and his position will be extremely important in our customer service structure.”
BMS Group is one of the largest global insurance and reinsurance brokers, with over 600 employees and 26 offices in 10 countries.