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Howden Tiger Fac Names Sandy Warne as Head of Terrorism & Political Violence


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London - 05 May 2023 – Howden Tiger Fac has today announced the appointment of Sandy Warne to head up its Terrorism & Political Violence division, effective immediately.

Warne, who has more than 20 years’ of industry experience, brings a wealth of knowledge to the business. She began her career in 2002 and has since held a variety of roles specialising in Terrorism & Political Violence including with Munich Re Syndicate, Navigators and JLT. She joins Howden Tiger from Inigo where she held the position of Head of Terrorism and Political Violence & Aviation War.

Warne will be responsible for leading Howden Tiger Fac’s Terrorism & Political Violence division, building on the exceptional quality and success of the existing team. The appointment of Warne represents the business’ ability to attract market leading talent, as well as underlining its ambitious growth targets.

The recent completion of the Howden Tiger transaction on 9 January 2023 cements the firm’s position as a tier one reinsurance broker, with almost $400 million of combined reinsurance revenue, and serving as a strategic advisor for clients through its core specialisms of Facultative, MGA, Treaty, Capital Markets and Analytics.

Gordon Craig, President of Howden Tiger Fac comments: “We have achieved strong growth across the Terrorism & Political Violence sector and attracting someone of Sandy’s calibre to lead this talented team is a remarkable testament to the success of the division. The combination of Sandy’s technical underwriting skills and deep market knowledge will be of significant value as we grow our business and continue to enhance the expertise our clients receive. I look forward to welcoming her to the team.”

Sandy Warne, Head of Terrorism & Political Violence, Howden Tiger Fac added: “It is exciting to join a business that has not only witnessed such an impressive growth trajectory in recent years, but also has employee ownership and a People First approach at its core. Howden Tiger’s recent expansion and exceptional client service has made a clear impression on the market and I look forward to working with the team.”