Barents Appoints Pierre-Yves Bertin as Southern Europe Life Business Development Consultant

Barents Re is announcing the appointment of Pierre-Yves Bertin to the position of Life Business Development Consultant for Southern Europe. Pierre-Yves will focus on the Spanish and Portuguese markets and will report to Romain Durand, Chief Underwriting Officer for Life business.

Pierre-Yves is a highly-experienced Life business specialist with many years’ experience in the industry inclusive of over 20 years’ at SCOR where he held a number of senior positions including Deputy Director for Western Europe and subsequently President of Southern Europe for Transamerica Re.

Romain Durand commented:

“I am delighted that Pierre-Yves has joined Barents Re. He was a wealth of knowledge and expertise in Life business, notably in the Southern European markets of Spain and Portugal where we are expanding our presence. Pierre-Yves is a strong addition to our team and I am pleased to welcome him to Barents Re.”



About Barents Re

Barents Re is a leading independent reinsurance group. Established in 1996, Barents Re has a well-established presence in Europe, the Middle East, Latin America and Asia. The company provides a wide range of niche and specialty reinsurance products to property and casualty insurers. On the commercial side, Barents Re is especially strong in Bonds, Energy, General Aviation, Financial Lines, Renewable Energy, Property, Liability, Marine Cargo, Life and Accident & Health. Barents Re is also a growing presence in the Consumer arena with participation in a number of Affinity programs.