Guy Carpenter & Company and Dowling & Partners Forum: Current Trends in the Global Reinsurance Market
Guy Carpenter, in conjunction with Dowling & Partners, hosted a seminar for clients in New York on March 26, 2012. The seminar, “Current Trends in the Global Reinsurance Market,” offered presentations and follow-up discussions with Guy Carpenter specialists and V.J. Dowling, Managing Partner of Dowling & Partners.
Following opening remarks by David Priebe, Chairman of Global Client Development at Guy Carpenter, David Flandro, Global Head of Business Intelligence at Guy Carpenter, began the day with a review of the state of the reinsurance industry by offering a view of the current environment along with a historical perspective.
Kevin Stokes, Head of Guy Carpenter’s Florida Business Unit, spoke about the state of the property market post-2011 and Josh Everdell, U.S. Casualty Leader for Guy Carpenter, provided an update on the casualty market post-2011.
A panel discussion, moderated by Bill Kennedy (Guy Carpenter’s CEO of Global Analytics & Advisory), featured Jessica Leong (Lead Casualty Actuary), Jack Snyder (Americas Business Development Manager) and John Tedeschi (Head of GC Analytics) (all of Guy Carpenter) reviewing trends around catastrophe model changes, tightening reserves and rating agency assertiveness.
Bill Kennedy later offered a view of alternative capacity, and David Priebe provided an update on Guy Carpenter’s view of capacity, pricing and syndication.
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