Gesick Joins AXIS Capital as Group Chief Actuary

Bermuda-based AXIS Capital Holdings Limited announced that Eric Gesick has joined the Company in the new position of Group Chief Actuary. He also joins the Executive Committee of AXIS Capital, and will lead the Company’s actuarial function and provide review and oversight for all pricing and reserving activities.

Gesick will report directly to AXIS Capital President and CEO Albert Benchimol and will be based in the Company’s Bermuda head office.

Prior to joining AXIS Capital, he served as Chief Actuarial Officer for PartnerRe. Gesick has over 20 years of experience in the insurance and reinsurance industry in the U.S., Bermuda and European markets including actuarial, underwriting and operational roles.

He is a Fellow of the Casualty Actuarial Society, a member of the Academy of Actuaries and holds a B.B.A. in Actuarial Science from the University of Wisconsin as well as a CFA designation.

Source: AXIS Capital