PartnerRe Makes Leadership Changes
PartnerRe Ltd. named Nicolas Burnet to succeed Mario Bonaccorso as executive vice president and chief financial officer and a member of the executive leadership team, subject to customary regulatory and immigration approvals.
PartnerRe also named Andrew Gibbs as executive vice president and chief operations officer.
Burnet will join PartnerRe on Feb. 3, 2020, and will transition into his new role on April 1, 2020. Bonaccorso will retire on March 31.
Burnet comes from Zurich Insurance Group, where over the past 15 years he has held a number of leadership positions, including chief risk officer and CFO global life, CFO general insurance, and most recently group head of planning and performance management. Prior to joining Zurich Insurance Group, Burnet was with Neuberger Berman. He will be based at the company's headquarters in Bermuda.
Gibbs joins PartnerRe Ltd. from Maiden Reinsurance Ltd., where he was the executive chairman since January 2019. He brings more than 30 years of experience having held senior positions with the Bermuda Monetary Authority, Validus Holdings Ltd., Ace Group of Companies—now Chubb Group of Companies—and Ernst &Young. He will be based at the company's headquarters in Bermuda.