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IGI Strengthens Energy Team with the Appointment of James Green as Senior Underwriter

London. 8 August 2018: International General Insurance Holdings Limited (IGI), the international specialist commercial insurer and reinsurer, has strengthened its energy offering with the appointment of James Green as Senior Underwriter for Downstream Energy.


James will focus on growing and developing a focused renewable energy and conventional power portfolio with large corporate clients or Independent Power Providers as part of IGI’s wider downstream energy offering.


James joins from Novae, where he was Class Underwriter for Renewable Energy, including power. In his previous role he specialised in onshore and offshore construction and operational business, across the full range of technology sectors, and on a global basis. James also previously spent eight years at JLT and seven years at XL Insurance, respectively.


He will be based in the London office and will report into Hassane Rhazouani, Head of Downstream Energy and Graham Hensman, Head of Energy.


“I am delighted to welcome someone of James’ calibre to the team in London,” said Mr Hensman. “IGI has always had a strong focus on the renewable energy and power sectors and James will help us to expand this further. He brings a wealth of technical skill in both onshore and offshore renewable energy, and utility-scale power projects, which is a great addition to the team at IGI.”


Mr Green commented; “I am excited to be joining a company that is growing in both size and reputation, to assist and broaden the capabilities of their already successful downstream energy team.”



For further information, call Sarah Hills on +44 (0)7718 882011 or email


Aaida Abu Jaber, PR & Marketing Manager, IGI

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About IGI:


International General Insurance Holdings Limited is registered in the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) with operations in Bermuda, Jordan, UAE, Malaysia, Morocco and a wholly owned subsidiary in the U.K.


IGI Bermuda is a class 3B (re)insurer regulated by the Bermuda Monetary Authority (BMA). This subsidiary is the principal underwriting entity for the Group. The Group also has a branch in Labuan, Malaysia, registered as a second-tier offshore reinsurer.


Both IGI Bermuda and IGI UK are rated A- with a stable outlook by Standard & Poor’s and A- (Excellent) with a positive outlook by A.M Best Company.


IGI Group of companies underwrites a worldwide portfolio of energy, property, engineering, casualty, legal expenses, directors and officers, financial institutions, general aviation, ports & terminals, marine liability, political violence, forestry and reinsurance treaty business.


International General Insurance Holdings Limited had assets in excess of US$ 900 million as at 30th June 2018.


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