Ed appoints Minesh Jani as CEO of MENA and Indian business

Ed, the global reinsurance, wholesale and specialty broker, today announced the appointment of Minesh Jani as Chief Executive of MENA, India and Indian sub-continent.

Minesh brings more than two decades of reinsurance experience to Ed. He joins from Aashvaasanam Analytics Limited in Mumbai, a business which he founded to support the launch and build of an international reinsurance business. Prior to this Minesh led the treaty reinsurance business in India for the Willis Group with its local partners AlmondzBrokers. He has also served as manager of the reinsurance division of ICICI Lombard General Insurance.

Minesh commented, “This is a great opportunity for me to work in a truly global capacity and I am excited to explore the avenues for developing business and to take Ed to new heights within the region.”

Steve Hearn, Group CEO of Ed said: “Minesh is the ideal candidate to lead the expansion of our MENA, Indian and Indian sub-continent business. He joins with an exceptional track record and his expertise is indicative of our philosophy. He brings a level of local market understanding which will increasingly become a key aspect which differentiates Ed from its peers. I am delighted to welcome Minesh to the team.”