Graeme Owens Appointed Head of U.K. Property (Business & Community

Aspen News, Product News

Aspen Insurance Holdings Limited (“Aspen”) has appointed Graeme Owens as Head of the U.K. Business & Community Property team. He will be based in London and joins Aspen effective Monday, October 9.

Graeme joins Aspen from Swiss Re Corporate Solutions, where he was Director, Global Standard Property Products since 2021. He has over 30 years of experience as a commercial property underwriter and has held a number of executive level roles.

In his role at Aspen, Graeme will be responsible for management of the Business and Community account within the Company’s U.K. Property portfolio, actively engaging with brokers on their needs and appetite and collaborating closely with the U.K. Property Investors/Construction/Casualty teams.

Additionally, William Lane recently joined the team as an Underwriter in the team.

Graeme will report to Paul Gatland, Head of U.K. Property & Construction, and replaces Adrian Jackson, who recently retired from Aspen. Gatland said: “With Adrian’s retirement, Graeme’s appointment ensures our brokers and clients have a seamless transition, and they will continue to enjoy the high level of customer service and underwriting-led solutions they have come to expect over the years. Graeme’s deep understanding of the Commercial Property environment and impressive career within specialty insurance will be invaluable as we continue to grow Aspen’s strong reputation in the market. I am excited to have Graeme join Aspen and welcome him to our team.”