Johannesburg – Edwin Taruvinga has been in the reinsurance business for more than half a decade as an underwriter and has been appointed as Account Executive: Treaty & Schemes business at Maksure Risk Solutions. Edwin will be responsible for maintaining and growing treaty business as well as specialist schemes with specific focus on Africa, Middle East and South East Asia.
“Edwin has an impressive track record for successfully advocating for tailor made reinsurance solutions in the African market,” said Mr. Knight Mawere, Chief Operations Officer. “His vast experience in treaty underwriting coupled with extensive market knowledge and analytics background will be invaluable to our clients, and to the growth and success of our business.”
“Edwin’s appointment demonstrate our commitment to develop technical skill and capacity on the African continent that can be exported globally” added Mr. Simba Makwembere, Managing Director. “The appointment further strengthens our treaty and schemes offering more specifically specialist lines which include financial lines, liabilities, alternative capital solutions as well as financial reinsurance structures.”
Edwin most recently worked at Emeritus Re as an underwriter responsible for treaty and claims management. He worked closely with cedants in structuring and pricing treaties as well as developing new products. Before joining Emeritus Re he work for the Central Statistics Office, Ministry of Finance as a statistician.
He graduated from the University of Zimbabwe in 2007 with a B.Sc Mathematics and Statistics and later obtained a Diploma in Insurance Science.
Maksure Risk Solutions office is located at Maksure House, International Business Gateway, Midrand, Johannesburg, South Africa and can be reached by calling +27 11 805 0086.
About Maksure Risk Solutions
Maksure Risk Solutions is an Afro-Global independent specialist insurance and reinsurance broker with business footprint in Africa, Asia, East & Western Europe, South America and the Caribbean. We provide innovative and tailor-made risk solutions in Insurance and Reinsurance as well as Risk Financing and Actuarial Consulting geared towards capital management and strengthening our client’s balance sheet. Maksure is also one of the major players in Captive Management (Establishment & Management) in South Africa, Mauritius, Bermuda and various other jurisdictions. We are a Lloyds of London Accredited broker with a deep understanding of African markets. Our global nature ensures that our clients access quality capacity as well as some of the world’s latest thinking and solutions.