XL Insurance, the global insurance operations of XL Group, has appointed Philip Sexton as international P&C onshore energy and general property manager for the UK, Ireland and Nordic region for strengthening of its international property lines.
Sexton will be based in XL Insurance’s London office reporting into Matthias Horntrich, chief underwriting officer, International Property.
He comes to XL from Torus Insurance where he was the head of UK & European general property incorporating onshore energy. Prior to this he was global head of Onshore Energy.
As a global insurer, XL Insurance continues to develop new products and services which meet our global client needs.
XL said, this appointment coincides with a significant expansion of international property offering across the globe to ensure that we continue to drive strategic growth through innovative global solutions.
Horntrich said this appointment demonstrates the commitment to growth opportunities in this area and enables to provide a strong underwriting presence in onshore energy and international property – two of our priority growth areas.