Allied World U.S. Appoints P/C Division President in New York

Allied World Assurance Company Holdings AG said industry veteran Lou Iglesias joined Allied World U.S. as president of the property/casualty division. He will be based in New York City.

His responsibility will include overseeing underwriting and servicing all program, property, environmental, inland marine, general and specialty casualty businesses. He will also be charged with furthering Allied World’s U.S. specialty capabilities that complement what the company has been building in the U.S. for the last five years.

Iglesias has over 25 years of experience in the insurance industry. Prior to joining Allied World, he spent 18 years at AIG in varying management positions including: CEO for commercial casualty, president for the risk management group, president for the AIG environmental unit and president of the AIG construction unit. Prior to AIG, Iglesias worked at Travelers and Reliance insurance companies.

Headquartered in Zug, Switzerland, Allied World Assurance Company Holdings AG, through its subsidiaries, is a global provider of property, casualty and specialty insurance and reinsurance services.