News Release

ACE Strengthens Engineering Expertise with New Appointment
Feb 12, 2010

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ACE European Group (ACE) has announced the appointment of Imran Malhi as Account Engineer for its property business. Imran will provide value-added property services including client management, risk consulting and hazard management services to both UK and multinational clients across a range of industry sectors.

Commenting on Imran’s appointment, Anthony Pruyssers, Director of ACE European Group’s Risk Management Services said: “ACE offers its clients a strong engineering capability and Imran’s experience will further enhance the services we can provide. He will play a key role within our European engineering network which includes 50 specialist engineers dedicated to servicing clients across our property, casualty, marine, energy and technical lines of business.”

Imran joins ACE from Marsh Risk Consulting where he was a Senior Consultant. He previously held a Consultant Engineer position with FM Global. He has extensive experience across a range of industry sectors including manufacturing, food, pharmaceuticals, retail, financial services and technology in the UK, Europe and the Middle East.

Before entering the insurance market Imran held engineering positions with companies including Rolls-Royce plc, Matsushita Electric Works Ltd and Gaz de France. Imran has an MSc in Engineering Management from Brunel University and is a chartered member of the Institute of Mechanical Engineering.

ACE Global Engineering Network

The ACE Global Engineering Network creates strong, long term relationships with clients, focusing on cost effective and proficient solutions to their risk management challenges.

Through their in depth loss prevention training backgrounds and industry expertise, ACE engineers are experienced in evaluating a wide variety of risks and complexity of exposures. Industry expertise includes telecommunications, electronics, food and beverage, pulp and paper, printing, healthcare, chemical manufacturing and manufacturing risks to name a few.

Our specialist team is technically superior and is driven by account and field engineers delivering high quality and effective loss prevention services. We have engineers in key strategic locations around the world who are familiar with international standards as well as local codes and work practices. This proves invaluable in helping clients establish and maintain operations in traditional and emerging markets.

For further information please go to: www.aceagen.com

Celebrating 25 years of insuring progress, the ACE Group is a global leader in insurance and reinsurance serving a diverse group of clients. Headed by ACE Limited (NYSE:ACE), the ACE Group conducts its business on a worldwide basis with operating subsidiaries in more than 50 countries. Additional information can be found at: www.acelimited.com

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Contact:

Media Contact:
Alex Wise
Concise Public Relations
+44 (0)20 7100 3960
alex@concisepr.com
or
Katie Weeks
ACE Communications Manager
+44 (0)207 173 7585
katie.weeks@acegroup.com