About Us

About Us 2018-11-29T08:16:34+00:00

A SPECIALIST PROPERTY & CASUALTY REINSURER

Established in 2004, Greenlight Re is a NASDAQ listed company with specialist property and casualty reinsurance companies based in the Cayman Islands and Ireland. Greenlight Re provides risk management products and services to the insurance, reinsurance and other risk marketplaces. The Company focuses on delivering risk solutions to clients and brokers by whom Greenlight Re’s expertise, analytics and customer service offerings are demanded. With an emphasis on deriving superior returns from both sides of the balance sheet, Greenlight Re manages its assets according to a value-oriented equity-focused strategy that supports the goal of long-term growth in book value per share.

Greenlight Re has operations in the Cayman Islands and Dublin, Ireland, both of which are rated “A-“ Excellent by AM Best.

North American and global clients are generally managed from our Cayman Islands office, while our Dublin office supports clients in the London, European and International markets.

Underwriting strategy

Greenlight Re offers excess of loss and quota share products across a range of classes in the property and casualty market. Our underwriting approach varies by class and type of opportunity.

CAYMAN

Our key areas of focus for North America continue to be personal auto, workers compensation, accident and health, financial lines such as mortgage, transactional liability and property cat in select regions.

DUBLIN

In the London and European market, our focus is primarily on specialty classes including marine and energy, satellite, aviation, terrorism and political risk. We also selectively consider property cat.

Greenlight Re Innovations

Greenlight Re Innovations partners with technology and risk enterprises to maximize the quality and efficiency of risk management methods.  Our central mission is using technology and risk finance to support commerce and personal health and welfare.

Innovation Press Release
Interview with Reactions Magazine – March 2018
Disruptive Innovation – Reaction CEO Risk Forum Article – September 2018
Interview with Galileo – Fintech Singapore November 2018
Interview with Insurance Day – Blockchain could transform ILS – November 2018

OUR TEAM

EXECUTIVES

SIMON BURTON

Chief Executive Officer

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BRENDAN BARRY

Chief Underwriting Officer

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TIM COURTIS

Chief Financial Officer

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LAURA ACCURSO

General Counsel

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PAT O’BRIEN

Chief Executive Officer – Ireland

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UNDERWRITING – CAYMAN ISLANDS

Matt Grunewald

Property Cat / Financial Lines

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JIM EHMAN

Non Standard Auto / Workers Compensation

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ISAAC ESPINOZA

Accident & Health

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UNDERWRITING – IRELAND

Conor Gaffney

London Market Specialty

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CLAIMS

Barry Stinson

Claims Officer

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ANALYTICS

Kagabo Ngiruwonsanga

Actuary

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RISK MANAGEMENT

Tom Curnock

Chief Risk Officer

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A.M. BEST RATINGS

A.M. Best Limited License Notice

GREENLIGHT REINSURANCE, LTD

GREENLIGHT REINSURANCE IRELAND, DAC

A.M. Best’s Rating Report – November 2018