Aspen Insurance Holdings Ltd. in Bermuda has appointed John Worth as group chief financial officer of the company, effective Nov. 1. He will be based in London, reporting directly to Chris O’Kane, Aspen’s chief executive officer, and join Aspen’s group executive committee.
Worth succeeds Julian Cusack, who served as interim CFO and who will resume his role as chief risk officer. Stephen Postlewhite, who was serving as acting chief risk officer, will similarly resume his previous role as head of risk.
Worth’s appointment remains subject to relevant regulatory approval.
Worth most recently served as group financial controller for Barclays PLC. Before joining Barclays, and between 2006 and 2009, he was a partner in banking and capital markets for Ernst & Young. From 2002 to 2006 he served in various leadership roles at Prudential UK, including chief information officer and head of risk and compliance as well being seconded to the UK’s Financial Services Authority. Worthn previously worked at Barclays Capital from 1997 to 2002.
Aspen provides reinsurance and insurance coverage to clients in various domestic and global markets through wholly-owned subsidiaries and offices in Bermuda, France, Germany, Ireland, Singapore, Switzerland, the United Kingdom and the United States.