Capsicum Re is pleased to announce that Maryam Abdullah has joined its analytics team, effective immediately. She will work with Stephen Rix, newly appointed head of analytics, to grow this capability into a leading resource in the market. She will also work with Matt FitzGerald, a Managing Partner, to help produce capital solutions business.
Maryam Abdullah was most recently Senior Vice President for the Capital Advisory & Structured Reinsurance division at Beach & Associates and prior to this, was Senior Vice President in Guy Carpenter’s Capital Solutions and Business Development division. In both of these roles she was responsible for reinsurance optimisation, structuring whole account capital efficient solutions and advising on Solvency II and ERM. Maryam started her career as an actuarial analyst at Markel International before moving to Liberty Syndicates as a Divisional Actuary, where she was responsible for all five branches of the worldwide reinsurance division.
Rupert Swallow, CEO of Capsicum Re, said: “It is great to be able to announce another excellent addition to our growing analytics team so soon after Stephen joined us. Maryam Abdullah is a highly experienced actuary and broker, and her capital advisory insight will be incredibly useful as we develop bespoke capital products for our customers.”
Maryam said: “Capsicum Re is a fast growing business building an impressive calibre of producers and customers. This is a great opportunity to build a capability from scratch in which I can combine my actuarial and capital markets experience.”