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ACE Appoints UK Regions Development Manager
Jul 2, 2008

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ACE Europe has announced the appointment of Ian Fox as Development Manager for the UK Regions.

Ian will be responsible for managing and building ACEs broker relationships across its eight UK regional offices (Birmingham, Glasgow, Leeds, Maidstone, Manchester, Newcastle, Reading and Watford).

ACE is well known for its large to medium client expertise among UK brokers, particularly given our global reach and capability, comments Ian. I am looking to build on our reputation for servicing emerging and existing multinational organisations and also work with brokers to raise awareness of our online system for smaller sized clients.

Commenting on the appointment, Colin McKellar, UK & Ireland Development Manager said: Ian has achieved considerable success in providing operational support and leadership in relationship management in the North. I look forward to working with Ian in extending his expertise across the rest of our UK offices.

Ian joined ACE in 2001 as the Business Development Manager for Watford and shortly afterwards relocated to Manchester to develop business in the North.



ACE European Group has established branch offices in 19 countries across Europe, Freedom of Services permission to provide insurance services to clients in 30 European countries and affiliates in Egypt, Bahrain, Pakistan, Russia and South Africa.

Part of the ACE Group of Companies, ACE European Group comprises the operations of ACE Europe, ACE Global Markets and ACE Tempest Re Group. ACE Europe provides a range of tailored Property and Casualty, Accident and Health and Personal Lines solutions for a diverse range of clients. ACE Global Markets (AGM) is ACEs specialty international business, underwriting through ACEs Lloyds Syndicate 2488 and ACE European Group Limited. Specialty lines include excess and surplus lines business, Marine, Aviation, Energy and Political Risk as well as Property, Financial Lines and Accident and Health. Additional information on ACE European Group can be found at

The ACE Group of Companies is a global leader in insurance and reinsurance serving a diverse group of clients. Headed by ACE Limited (NYSE: ACE), a component of the Standard & Poors 500 stock index, the ACE Group conducts its business on a worldwide basis with operating subsidiaries in more than 50 countries. Additional information can be found at:


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