A.M. Best Announces Appointment of Gregson Carter as Managing Director, Analytics - EMEA

LONDON--()--A.M. Best is pleased to announce the appointment of Greg Carter as Managing Director, Analytics, for its Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) markets.

Carter will be based at A.M. Best’s EMEA offices in London, with responsibility for A.M. Best’s analytical teams and ratings in the EMEA region. He will take up his new position in September 2015 and will report to Roger Sellek, CEO, EMEA & Asia Pacific.

His hire follows the return of Stefan Holzberger, previously Managing Director, Analytics – EMEA, to A.M. Best’s Oldwick, New Jersey, headquarters, where he has assumed the position of Chief Rating Officer.

Carter has extensive experience in the insurance industry and credit analysis, including more than 20 years of rating agency experience gained at Standard & Poor's (1987-1995), A.M. Best Europe (1997-2001) and Fitch Ratings (2001-2010).

On leaving Fitch Ratings in 2010, where latterly he was a Managing Director, to seek a new challenge, Carter joined the Financial Services Authority in the position of Manager, responsible for supervising wholesale insurance brokers in the United Kingdom before joining the Board of Capita Commercial Insurance Services Ltd in 2011 as Director.

Carter joins A.M. Best from Ernst and Young’s offices in Hong Kong where he is currently Director, Insurance.

Roger Sellek said, “Greg brings with him his extensive knowledge of the insurance industry, broad commercial expertise, and both a depth and breadth of experience of the credit rating industry. We believe that he will be a strong addition to our analytical team as well as our senior leadership team for EMEA”.

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Contacts

A.M. Best Company, Inc.
Edem Kuenyehia, +44 209 397 0280
Associate Director, Market Development & Communications
edem.kuenyehia@ambest.com
or
Jim Peavy, +(1) 908 439 2200, ext. 5644
Assistant Vice President, Public Relations
james.peavy@ambest.com

Contacts

A.M. Best Company, Inc.
Edem Kuenyehia, +44 209 397 0280
Associate Director, Market Development & Communications
edem.kuenyehia@ambest.com
or
Jim Peavy, +(1) 908 439 2200, ext. 5644
Assistant Vice President, Public Relations
james.peavy@ambest.com