Johnston, former HSBC employee, will now manage the reinsurer’s client relationships, focusing on innovative solutions and new market opportunities.
Hannover Life Re head of business development Paul Casey says: “Andy is a well known market figure and a tremendous addition to the team. His direct market and reinsurance experience across a number of client and consumer facing disciplines will help us better understand the challenges our clients face and work with them in developing effective, bespoke solutions.
“Andy will help us bring something extra to the table.”
Gen Re meanwhile has said goodbye to its former managing director John Instance, who has left the reinsurer. Gen Re declined to comment on his departure.