News Release

ACE Tempest Re Names Steve Roberts Head of International Region
Apr 13, 2010

HAMILTON, Bermuda--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The ACE Tempest Re Group today announced the appointment of Steve Roberts as Managing Director of its ACE Tempest Re International business, which includes operations in London, Zurich, Sao Paulo and Shanghai. Effective immediately, Mr. Roberts will have responsibility for the overall management and development of ACE Tempest Re’s property and casualty reinsurance business in these territories. Mr. Roberts is currently the Deputy Managing Director of the region. He will remain based in London and will report to Jacques Bonneau, President and Chief Executive Officer of ACE Tempest Re Group.

“Steve has played an important role in building our reinsurance company’s international casualty presence,” said Mr. Bonneau. “As the deputy of our international operations, Steve has demonstrated he has the proven leadership, market knowledge and technical skills required to continue growing this important region for ACE Tempest Re. I’m confident he will serve our company well in this important new assignment.”

Mr. Roberts joined ACE Tempest Re in 2005 and has served in his current role since 2008. Prior to joining ACE Tempest Re, Mr. Roberts held a number of senior assignments with XL Re, where he served as Chief Casualty Underwriter, and various London-based Syndicates.

ACE Tempest Re is the global reinsurance business of the ACE Group. 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.acetempestre.com.

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Contact:

ACE European Group
Media Contact:
Katie Weeks, +44 (0) 20 7173 7585
katie.weeks@acegroup.com
or
Amy Shillingford, Bermuda Communications, 441-299-9365
amy.shillingford@acegroup.com