Fox joins ILS team at Hiscox

Make text smaller Make text larger

Hiscox Re Insurance Linked Strategies, the ILS asset management arm of Hiscox, has appointed Ben Fox to its Bermuda-based ILS investment team as portfolio manager, subject to Bermuda immigration approval.

Dr Fox was formerly with Ontario Teachersí Pension Plan, where he served as principal of Insurance-Linked Securities since July 2014. In this role he co-managed the Planís ILS portfolio and was responsible for all analytics including portfolio construction and optimisation capabilities.

Dr Fox holds a masterís degree in earth sciences and a PhD in seismology from the University of Oxford.

Mike Krefta, chief executive officer of Hiscox Re & ILS, said: ďIím thrilled that Ben is joining us. His experience with a sophisticated institutional ILS investor will complement the existing underwriting and analytical expertise of our Hiscox Re & ILS team. This appointment represents our continued commitment to the ILS asset class and weíre excited about its future.Ē

You must be registered or signed-in to post comment or to vote.

Published Mar 1, 2018 at 12:30 pm (Updated Mar 2, 2018 at 12:20 am)

Fox joins ILS team at Hiscox

What you
Need to
1. For a smooth experience with our commenting system we recommend that you use Internet Explorer 10 or higher, Firefox or Chrome Browsers. Additionally please clear both your browser's cache and cookies - How do I clear my cache and cookies?
2. Please respect the use of this community forum and its users.
3. Any poster that insults, threatens or verbally abuses another member, uses defamatory language, or deliberately disrupts discussions will be banned.
4. Users who violate the Terms of Service or any commenting rules will be banned.
5. Please stay on topic. "Trolling" to incite emotional responses and disrupt conversations will be deleted.
6. To understand further what is and isn't allowed and the actions we may take, please read our Terms of Service
7. To report breaches of the Terms of Service use the flag icon

  • Take Our Poll

    Today's Obituaries