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NEWS | May 20

RFIB launches Life Reinsurance Unit

RFIB Group Limited, the international Lloyd’s insurance and reinsurance broker, is pleased to announce the launch of its Life Reinsurance Unit with the appointments of Michael Crawcour, as Divisional Director and Valentine Stockdale as Account Executive.

The RFIB Life Reinsurance Unit will offer a suite of specialist products including:

  • Life Reinsurance
  • Annuity Reinsurance
  • Financial Reinsurance
  • Global Access to Capital Markets

Michael Crawcour brings over three decades of experience in the life (re)insurance market to his role. Prior to joining RFIB, Michael served as Divisional Director at BMS where he was responsible for the launch and development of its Life Reinsurance Division. He began his career at CT Bowring Re.

Jonathan Turnbull, Chief Executive Officer of RFIB said: “I am very pleased to announce the launch of our new Life Reinsurance proposition. Our focus is on differentiating ourselves by developing specialist expertise in niche areas combined with our commitment to providing a bespoke responsive service. We will continue to diversify our offering by recruiting individuals who share this ethos and who’s knowledge and market experience mark them out from their peers. Michael’s appointment is a clear example of this strategy in practice. His vast knowledge of the Life Reinsurance sector and career-long focus on client service makes him the ideal candidate to spearhead our new unit ”.

Michael Crawcour added, “I am delighted to join RFIB to launch its new Life Reinsurance unit. There is a clear demand in this sector for innovative, bespoke risk transfer solutions and with RFIB’s reputation for service and expertise, I am confident that we will be able to furnish this demand and establish ourselves as a leader within this market”.