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Pacific Life Re hires new head of protection marketing

Pacific Life Re has appointed James Tait as head of protection marketing.

Tait was previously head of pricing and reinsurance at Ageas Protect. Before his time at Ageas, Tait held a number of senior roles at Munich Re and Legal & General.

He replaces Alex King, who is moving to a new role in Pacific Life Re’s Singapore office as head of marketing.

Pacific Life Re chief marketing officer David Heeney says: “Alex has done a great job for us and will be missed by his many friends in the UK and Irish markets. The move to Asia is an exciting opportunity for him and I am sure he will be equally successful there.

“Fortunately, we have an excellent replacement in James who brings exceptional knowledge and experience of protection business from both insurance and reinsurance perspectives.”

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