DARAG appoints Robert Samuel as group chief operating officer

DARAG appoints Robert Samuel as group chief operating officer 150 150 Haggie Partners

DARAG Group (“DARAG” or “the Group”), a leading legacy acquirer, today announced the appointment of Rob Samuel as group chief operating officer.

Rob has more than 20 years of experience in the insurance market, spanning roles at Marsh, Aon, AmTrust and Flag Partners. He was most recently co-founder and CFO of Curotech Specialty Inc, a start-up MGA focused on underwriting North American specialty E&S business

Tom Booth, DARAG group CEO, said: “Rob’s broad industry experience and excellent understanding of the requirements for a 21st century COO will be invaluable to DARAG. He has the technical and leadership abilities we need to head all the operational aspects of our group and we are delighted he is joining us.”

Rob Samuel said: “It’s a great time to be joining DARAG. The group has an excellent team of professionals across all the run-off disciplines.  I am looking forward to continue building out the claims management and operational capabilities of the group as it grows through the acquisition of additional run-off portfolios in Europe and North America.”