Announcement from Brit regarding Nicholas Prettejohn

18-06-2013

Brit Insurance Holdings BV (“Brit” or the “Company”) announces that Nicholas Prettejohn will retire from the Board of the Company and of Brit Syndicates Limited at the end of June following his appointment as a non-executive director of the Prudential Regulation Authority. An announcement on his successor will be made in due course.

Mark Cloutier, Group Chief Executive Officer, said:
“Since his appointment to the Board two years ago, we have benefited greatly from Nick’s experience and knowledge of the industry and we are grateful for the contribution he has made to Brit’s success. Our Board and executive team feel Nick is an excellent addition to the board of the PRA and, in full support of that appointment, are pleased to see him able to fully engage in the role. We congratulate him on his appointment to this important position and wish him every success.”

Nick Prettejohn said:
“It has been a privilege to be part of Brit’s successful transformation over the last two years into a leading global specialty underwriter. I wish Mark Cloutier, the investors and the entire team at Brit every success.”

ENDS

For further information, please contact

James Olley / Edward Moore, Brunswick +44 (0)20 7404 5959


About Brit Insurance
Brit is a market leader in global specialty insurance and reinsurance. We underwrite across all major classes of commercial insurance with a strong focus on Property, Casualty and Energy business. Brit is a reputable and influential name in the Lloyd’s market and we pride ourselves on our specialist underwriting and claims expertise.