RFIB Group Ltd, the Lloyd’s insurance and reinsurance broker, has identified Global Property and Construction (GPC) Direct, Wholesale and Facultative business as an area in which it wishes to offer clients additional services. It has therefore recruited Richard MacFarlane as head of this newly created business area.
Richard will join from Glencairn Limited (after fulfilling contractual obligations) and will be tasked with building a team of experienced professionals. The team will sit within RFIB’s International division reporting to Simon Barnes.
Commenting on the appointment, Simon Barnes said: “RFIB intends to build a first rate team to catapult us into the premier league in Global Property and Construction re/insurance. This is a key element in our strategy to grow our Global non-marine business by adding new lines to our existing services. The appointment of Richard MacFarlane and further future hires will enable us to make an immediate impression in this important area.”