Botet Joins ACE as A&H Business Development Director for Catalonia & Balearics

The ACE Group announced the appointment of Joan Torradeflot Botet as Director of Business Development for its Accident and Health (A&H) insurance business in Catalonia and the Balearic Islands, effective immediately.

H will be responsible for the commercial development of “several key personal lines portfolios at ACE, including accident, health, life and travel assistance whether distributed through brokers, telemarketing or affinity programs,” the announcement said. In particular, Botet will be based in ACE’s Barcelona office, and will “leverage his expertise and local knowledge of Catalonia to strengthen ACE’s presence in these lines of business in the regional market.”

He has 12 years of insurance industry experience, beginning his career as a consultant for Mercer Health and Benefits. Later in 2007, he moved to AON Global Risk in Barcelona, where he worked as Manager of Major Accounts within its social security division.

José Luis Gómez Banovio, Head of A&H and Life for ACE in Spain and Portugal, noted that the appointment “reinforces ACE’s commitment to consumer insurance in Catalonia, a market with great potential.”

Source: ACE Group