Philip Hough assumed the role of Managing Director, Asia Pacific, for Aspen Re in September 2016, and was appointed Chief Executive of Aspen Insurance UK Limited, Singapore Branch in February 2017.
Philip originally joined Aspen Re in November 2005 as a senior property reinsurance treaty underwriter in London. In July 2007 he was appointed head of Aspen’s European property treaty business following the opening of its Zurich Branch, and in January 2015 he assumed the additional role of global product head for Aspen Re’s international property treaty portfolio.
Prior to joining Aspen, Philip was a vice president at Transatlantic Re in Paris where he was responsible for property treaty underwriting as well as managing the continental European property facultative portfolio. He began his career in 1992 as a facultative underwriter at Mercantile and General Reinsurance Company in London.
Philip holds a BA Honours Degree in German from the University of Stirling and is an associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute (ACII) in the UK.