Ed bolsters Risk Solutions team with appointment of Dean Herman

Ed, the global reinsurance, wholesale and specialty broker, today announced the appointment of Dean Herman as Divisional Director for the Risk Solutions team. He takes up his role with immediate effect and will report to Steve Louden, Managing Director, Risk Solutions.

Herman brings more than two decades of industry experience to Ed. He joins from Lloyd and Partners where he served as Head of US Property. In this role, he was tasked with the development, structure and placement of US property business. Herman was responsible for the placement of global accounts across several industry sectors, including; real estate, retail, hospitality, chemicals and manufacturing into the Lloyd's, London company and continental European markets.

Louden said, “Dean is an excellent addition to the Risk Solutions team. We are committed to providing a service underpinned by cutting-edge technology, strong leadership and regional market expertise. Dean’s appointment significantly strengthens our capabilities. His knowledge of the US market, strong relationships with underwriters and an exceptional track record of delivering client service at the highest levels will be essential as we continue to expand our North American portfolio. I am very pleased to welcome him to the team.”

Herman said: “I am delighted to be joining such a dynamic team. The multiple product lines and the prestigious clients the team already work with are really impressive. I am very excited about the future

and the opportunity we have to continue delivering ever more innovative solutions for our clients – new and old.”