Willis Re has announced that Mr Tom Wafer has been appointed as Chairman for Willis Re, North America, effective October 2017 with Mr Jeffrey Livingston as Vice-Chair.
These two appointments constitute the formation of the ‘Office of the Chairman’ for Willis Re, North America. The Office of the Chairman will work to strengthen client relationships across North America while also providing guidance and mentoring for all Willis Re colleagues.
Mr Wafer, an industry expert with exceptional credentials, joins from Third Point Re (USA) Ltd., where he was most recently President. Prior to this, Wafer was Chairman of Global Reinsurance for Alterra.
Mr Livingston has over 25 years of reinsurance and insurance experience. He is returning to Willis Re from Marsh and McLennan where he was Director of Portfolio Solutions. He joined Willis Re in 1998 from Sedgwick Re moving from Vice President to Executive Vice President in 2005.