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MS Amlin Insurance S.E. strengthens its leadership team and appoints new Chief Operations Officer and P&C Country Manager

MS Amlin Insurance S.E. (MS AISE), the European primary insurer of MS Amlin, today announces the appointments of Norbert Herkströter as Chief Operations Officer (COO) and Jan Vande Weghe as Property and Casualty (P&C) Country Manager for Belgium, subject to regulatory approval. 

Norbert joins with a wealth of industry and technical experience, most recently holding the position as Chief Information Officer at Delft University of Technology. Prior to this, he held a variety of senior roles at Aegon, NIBC and ABN AMRO. In his last position as Chief Technology Officer for Aegon Global Technology, Norbert was responsible for building and running global IT operations, as well as devising and implementing global data strategies. Norbert will be a member of the Management Committee of MS AISE.

Jan brings more than 20 years’ experience in the P&C market to MS AISE. He joins from Baloise, where he was Director - Non-Life Commercial and Marine. He has also worked at ING Insurance and P&V/Vivium, gaining a strong network within the Belgian market and a proven track record in developing go-to-market strategies.

Both will take up their role on September 1st, 2021 and will report to Ludovic Senecaut (CEO).

Ludovic Senecaut, CEO of MS Amlin Insurance S.E., commented: “I am delighted to announce these two important appointments, which will strengthen our senior management team. As our new Chief Operations Officer, Norbert’s leadership experience, management and technical skill will be integral to executing our business strategy and rolling out new digital projects across MS AISE.

In his role as P&C Country Manager of Belgium, Jan’s industry expertise and strong relationships in the country will be critical in developing our market position in Belgium.

I am pleased to welcome both Norbert and Jan to the MS AISE team and look forward to working with them.”.

For more information please contact the Media team:

FTI Consulting, Ed Berry/Colette La Pointe – (0)20 3727 1046 / 1709

About MS Amlin

MS Amlin is a leading global (re)insurer, part of the global top-10 insurance group MS&AD, with three main legal entities’ operating in the Lloyd’s, UK, Continental European and Bermudian markets. With a 300-year record and c.1,800 people in more than 20 locations worldwide, we deliver a quality service for businesses facing the most complex and demanding risks. Our role places us at the forefront of the Property & Casualty, Marine and Reinsurance markets.