Brussels: 30 May 2023 - Alta Signa Europe B.V. is pleased to announce it is strengthening further its presence in the Benelux with the appointment of a D&O and FI Manager for that region.
Sytse Huidekoper joins the team in The Netherlands and will be responsible for D&O and FI with a particular focus on the regional brokers. Sytse brings great experience and knowledge in this market, with over a decade of working in Financial Lines.
Most recently, Sytse spent four years working for AIG as Senior Underwriter Financial Institutions, with previous experience working for both Marsh and Aon in Senior Broker roles, specifically on Financial Lines products.
Sytse will be responsible for underwriting, including portfolio management, pricing and risk selection, as well as administration, planning and budgeting.
Mark Haverkate, Alta Signa’s Branch Manager for the Benelux, said: “The Benelux region is one of the key areas of focus for Alta Signa and Sytse brings over 10 years of highly relevant experience within large insurance companies and brokers.
This experience and his in-depth knowledge of D&O and FI products and markets will be extremely valuable as we build out our Financial Lines capabilities. I am delighted to welcome Sytse to our growing team and I know that we will benefit enormously from his extensive regional insights and expertise as we continue to expand our presence in the region.”
Sytse Huidekoper, D&O and FI Manager, Netherlands – Alta Signa Europe BV, commented: “Financial Institutions and their clients have faced a challenging economic and regulatory environment since the pandemic, with global political uncertainties, increased interest rates, inflation and ESG regulation. I am excited by what Alta Signa offers in this remit and, together with my knowledge of the Benelux region, I am confident I can bring extensive experience and added value to the business.”