Brent Hoffman joins Everest Re
Everest Reinsurance, the reinsurance division of Bermudian-based Everest Re Group Ltd, has announced Brent Hoffman will join the company as senior vice president, head of claims and chief operations officer at the end of July.
He will report directly to Jim Williamson, Everest Group chief operating officer and head of reinsurance.
Mr Hoffman will have dual responsibility for overseeing key aspects of business operations and leading the global reinsurance claims function.
Most recently, he was Axa XL’s chief claims officer.
The company said his deep technical expertise will help to drive operational efficiencies and best practices consistently across the organisation.
Mr Williamson said: “We are delighted to welcome Brent to Everest. His diverse background is a unique combination of legal and business acumen, which coupled with his outstanding leadership skills, make him an ideal fit for this role.
“I look forward to partnering with him to advance our strategic objectives.”
Mr Hoffman joins Everest with more than 25 years of industry and legal experience and a proven track record for managing high-performing teams, the company said.