Property

RenaissanceRe is one of the largest providers of property catastrophe reinsurance in the world. We’ve also created a book of property business that extends beyond catastrophe excess of loss reinsurance.

We’ve worked hard to maintain our reputation as a premier reinsurance provider by:

  • Recruiting a team of seasoned underwriters
  • Using sophisticated risk selection and evaluation techniques to generate consistent pricing over market cycles
  • Sustaining long-term partnerships with clients with the highest degree of integrity

Products and Platforms

Platform Balance Sheet Target Business
Bermuda Renaissance
Reinsurance Ltd.

A.M Best A+ 
Standard & Poor’s AA-
  • U.S. and International Cat Reinsurance / Retrocessional
DaVinci Reinsurance Ltd.
A.M Best A 
Standard & Poor’s AA-
Top Layer Reinsurance Ltd
A.M Best A+ 
Standard & Poor’s AA
  • Non-North American Cat Excess of Loss Reinsurance
  • Low frequency, high severity

Upsilon RFO Re Ltd.

  • Worldwide Reinsurance / Retrocessional and Cat Excess of Loss
  • Collateralized
London Lloyd’s Syndicate 1458
A.M Best A 
(Lloyd’s Overall) 
Standard & Poor’s: A+ 
(Lloyd’s Overall)
  • U.S. and International Reinsurance / Retrocessional
  • Per Risk Excess of Loss
  • Proportional (Quota Share and Surplus Share)
  • Property Insurance and Binding Facilities
Singapore Renaissance
Reinsurance Ltd. (Singapore Branch)

A.M Best: A+ 
Standard & Poor’s: AA- 
  • International Reinsurance /Retrocessional
  • written out of the Singapore Branches of Renaissance
  • Reinsurance Ltd. and DaVinci Reinsurance Ltd.
DaVinci Reinsurance Ltd. (Singapore Branch)
A.M Best: A 
Standard & Poor’s: AA- 
USA Renaissance Reinsurance U.S. Inc.
A.M Best: A 
Standard & Poor’s: AA- 
  • Proportional (Quota Share and Surplus Share)
  • Per Risk Excess of Loss
  • Regional U.S. Multi-line and Property Reinsurance

Contacts*

Bermuda

Justin O’Keefe
Senior Vice President
Chief Underwriting Officer
– Property
RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd.
Email

Rebecca Roberts
Senior Vice President
U.S. Catastrophe
Email

Cathal Carr
Senior Vice President
International Catastrophe/Retro
Email

Justin Freisenbruch
Senior Vice President
International Catastrophe/Retro
Email

Peter Muirhead
Vice President
International Catastrophe/Retro
Email

Jeff Manson
Vice President
U.S. Catastrophe
Email

James Mitchell
Vice President
U.S. Catastrophe
Email

John Carty
Assistant Vice President, Underwriting
Bermuda
Email

Stephen Fahy
Assistant Vice President, Reinsurance
Bermuda
Email

London

Bryan Dalton
SVP, Underwriting
Active Underwriter
Email

Alex Shepherd
Head of Property
Email

Jaymin Desai
Email

Maureen Higgins
Email

Sam Lee
Email

Richard Marks
Email

Brian McCarthy
Email

Sudhir Modhvadia
Email

JP O’Leary
Email

Singapore

Jonathan Paradine
Principal Officer,
Singapore Branch 
Email

Derek Wong
Vice President,
Singapore Branch
Email

Maeve Harrison
Assistant Vice President, Underwriting
Singapore Branch
Email

U.S.A.

Kathleen Baker
New York
Tel: +1 212 238 9678

James Roddy
New York
Tel: +1 212 238 9479

*Underwriting services for property catastrophe reinsurance in Bermuda are provided by RenaissanceRe Underwriting Management Ltd.