Global reinsurance, wholesale and specialty broker Ed has announced the appointment of Dean Herman as divisional director for its Risk Solutions team. Herman will report to Steve Louden, managing director of Risk Solutions.
Herman has more than two decades of industry experience. Prior to joining Ed, he served as head of US property for Lloyd and Partners. In that role, he oversaw the development, structure and placement of US property business. Herman was also responsible for the placement of global accounts across industry sectors including real estate, retail, hospitality, chemicals and manufacturing into the Lloyd’s London company and continental European markets.
“Dean is an excellent addition to the Risk Solutions team,” Louden said. “We are committed to providing a service underpinned by cutting-edge technology, strong leadership and regional market enterprise. Dean’s appointment significantly strengthens our capabilities. His knowledge of the US market, strong relationships with underwriters and 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.”