Guy Carpenter is pleased to announce that Aidan Pope has been named “Latin America Reinsurance Broking CEO of the Year” at the Reactions Latin America Awards 2013. Mr. Pope is CEO of Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) Operations for Guy Carpenter and is also on the firm’s Board of Managers.
This is the inaugural year of the Latin America Awards program by Reactions, the global insurance and reinsurance publisher. The awards are designed to salute the best insurance, reinsurance, brokerage, and service-provider firms and executives in the region, and will provide an industry benchmark to reward excellence across the (re)insurance market.
“This award is yet another endorsement of our commitment to our clients and to our growth in this dynamic region,” said Alex Moczarski, President and CEO, Guy Carpenter & Company. “This nomination also recognizes Aidan’s extraordinary accomplishments over 25 years in the LAC reinsurance business. Congratulations to Aidan for this outstanding recognition and his continued dedication to growing our presence in Latin America.”
Prior to assuming his current role as CEO of Latin American and Caribbean Operations at Guy Carpenter, Mr. Pope served as the CEO of Benfield’s LAC business where he personally established offices in Mexico and Brazil, and recruited key personnel throughout Latin America. Notably, Mr. Pope was also actively involved in originating and managing large treaty accounts from that region.
The 2013 honorees were selected after an evaluation of nominations from executives in Latin America and international markets by Reactions. The winners were announced at the 2nd Annual Latin American (Re)Insurance Forum in Miami on May 22, 2013.