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Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) appoints new Regional Unit London Head of Marine

PRESS RELEASE - London, 1st March 2016

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) has appointed Andrew Whitehouse as Regional Unit London (RUL) Head of Marine. He will report to Brian Kirwan, AGCS Chief Executive Officer UK, and Paul O’Neill, Global Head of Marine and Energy, starting on 1st March 2016.

Andrew has been with AGCS since 2010 when he joined as a Senior Cargo Underwriter and was subsequently promoted to the Head of Cargo RUL in 2011. In his six years he has been fundamental in growing the portfolio and creating a strong Marine team. In addition to his role within Allianz he is also a member of the Lloyds Market Joint Cargo Committee.

Brian Kirwan, Chief Executive Officer UK, said:‘Andrew has been a key member of the marine team and I am pleased to see him move into this new role and join the Executive Management Team (EMT) in London. Through his knowledge of the market and experience I know he is the ideal person to lead the team.’

Paul O’Neill, Global Head of Marine and Energy said: ‘I am personally delighted that Andrew has chosen to accept this position. He is the right person to continue on the good work in London and help navigate the challenging market conditions that we currently face.’

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