The evolution of terrorism has been profound and the UK is now faced with a more advanced, diverse and heightened threat than at any point in its recent history. A risk analysis and research capability will provide insight and analysis to ensure that Pool Re both continues to be a leading government-backed terrorism reinsurance pool and contributes to strengthening the resilience of UK PLC in the face of the changing threat.
Ed Butler brings an exceptional level of risk control and threat mitigation experience to this new role. He will ensure that Pool Re’s tools, analytics and spectrum of expertise continue to develop to meet the unfolding reality.
Julian Enoizi, said, “To ensure that Pool Re remains at the forefront of terrorism reinsurance it must adapt and over the past year we have implemented a number of initiatives in that regard. I am very pleased that Ed has joined us to develop our new risk analysis and research capability. His exceptional understanding and first-hand experience of the terrorism landscape will provide us, and our Members, with an important and deepened level of insight.”
Ed Butler, said, “I am very pleased to join Pool Re in order to help build the new capability. The team and I will work closely with Pool Re’s Members and its other stakeholders as well as its peers in foreign pools so as to develop a deeper understanding of the evolving threat. As a focal point for the development of terrorism risk expertise and risk control, this capability will benefit Pool Re, the industry as a whole and strengthen the UK’s resilience.”
To read Ed’s recent article on how we are improving our resilience as headlines continue to be dominated by terrorist attacks, click here.