Allied World Europe Launches Onshore Construction; Appoints Alf Müller Senior Vice President
May 01, 2014 at 10:00 AM EDT
Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG announced today that Allied World Europe has launched a new Onshore Construction insurance line of business. Alf Müller has been appointed Senior Vice President to lead the team. He will be responsible for building the line of business and developing a comprehensive Onshore Construction product suite.
Julian James, President of Allied World Europe, commented, “As the global economy develops, companies are once again expanding their operations. In particular, the European construction market is showing signs of revitalization, providing a tremendous amount of opportunity for growth in the sector. Specialty risks, such as onshore construction, require technical expertise. Alf has over 20 years of experience in the construction market and his breadth of knowledge and reputation will be a great asset as we look to build-out this book of business.”
He added, “Over the past several months, we have been expanding our primary product offerings throughout Europe to accommodate the continually evolving needs of our insureds. This latest launch affirms our commitment to offering sophisticated products and services to meet the latest risks in the market.”
Prior to joining Allied World, Mr. Müller was most recently Energy & Property Manager for Europe at American International Group (AIG). He has over 20 years of insurance industry experience specifically in the energy and construction markets. Mr. Müller holds a degree in mechanical engineering, with a focus on construction and development, from the Technical University of Munich, Germany.
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Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG, through its subsidiaries and brand known as Allied World, is a global provider of innovative property, casualty and specialty insurance and reinsurance solutions. Allied World offers superior client service through a global network of offices and branches. All of Allied World's rated insurance and reinsurance subsidiaries are rated A by A.M. Best Company, A by Standard & Poor's, and A2 by Moody's, and our Lloyd's Syndicate 2232 is rated A+ by Standard & Poor's and Fitch.
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