PartnerRe names director of risk management

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Posted: Dec 15, 2009 5:32 PM

Reinsurer PartnerRe Ltd. said Tuesday it has named Paris Re chief risk officer Jerome Carre as its group risk management director, effective Jan. 1.

PartnerRe last week completed the acquisition of the European reinsurer.

Carre will report to CEO Patrick Thiele and will be responsible for coordinating PartnerRe's risk management practices at the group level. Bermuda-based PartnerRe said Carre has 20 years of experience in the reinsurance industry. He has held senior management positions at AXA Re and Paris Re since 2007.

Shares of PartnerRe were up 22 cents to $75.27 in after-hours trading, after closing the regular session down 61 cents at $75.05.