Peak Re underscores commitment in Japan market by appointing Mr. Satoshi Ichihara as Chief Representative in Japan

Peak Reinsurance Company Limited (“Peak Re”), a global reinsurer based in Hong Kong, announces today that Mr. Satoshi Ichihara has been appointed as Chief Representative of Peak Re in Japan. Mr. Ichihara joins to support Peak Re’s further business growth and development in Japan. This appointment demonstrates a solid commitment to this key market for Peak Re.

Prior to joining Peak Re, Mr. Ichihara had a distinguished career with MSI and more recently as Chief Representative of Catlin in Japan.

Mr. Franz Josef Hahn, Chief Executive Officer of Peak Re, said: “It is a great pleasure to announce the appointment of Mr. Satoshi Ichihara as Chief Representative of Peak Re in Japan. Ichihara San brings extensive experience to the position. He will help us to further broaden and deepen our relationships with clients in Japan. We will continue to offer strong support and service to the Japan market and grow with our partners into the future.”

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About Peak Re
Peak Re is headquartered in Hong Kong with shareholder equity of USD911.6 million as of 31 December 2017. It is authorised by the Insurance Authority of Hong Kong and is rated “A-” by A.M. Best, a leading international insurance industry credit rating agency. Fosun International Limited (00656.HK) (“Fosun”) and Prudential Financial, Inc. (“PFI”) hold 86.9% and 13.1% of Peak Re via Peak Re Holdings, respectively. Peak Re offers reinsurance services covering a range of lines across Asia Pacific, EMEA and the Americas, tailor-making risk transfer and capital management solutions to best fit clients’ needs.

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