Head of Facultative - Eastern Europe & Central Asia
Alexander Ivanov is a head of facultative for Eastern Europe and Central Asia at ConsiliumRe. Alex works in our reinsurance team, and is responsible for placing business mostly emanating from Eastern Europe and Central Asia.
He has more than 22 years’ experience in insurance and reinsurance markets, both in Latvia and in the UK, with a strong property and casualty background.
If he wasn’t working for Consilium, Alex would probably be a full-time photographer, however he manages to do both reinsurance and photography anyway.
"Being a part of an independent Lloyd’s broker is a great opportunity to assist our customers with various reinsurance solutions and yet to remain flexible."
Assad Ulhaq is an associate director at ConsiliumRe, specialising in placing business from the Middle East.
He has over 11 years’ experience as an international (re)insurance broker, having previously worked for Aon, RFIB and Ed. He joined ConsiliumRe in February 2021.
Outside of work, Assad likes to exercise, and enjoys cricket, football, and climbing/hiking peaks and spending time with his children.
"Consilium Re has shown strong growth, and the opportunity to build a portfolio in the Middle East and be part of the exciting journey ahead was a prospect not to miss."
Head of Reinsurance
Christian Warrener is the head of reinsurance at ConsiliumRe. Christian focuses on growing and developing the business into a reinsurance broking force.
He joined the group in February 2020 from RFIB, having also previously worked at Willis, Guy Carpenter and Lockton, where he has gained the experience of working with large company networks as well as with smaller independent clients. He has experience placing all types of accounts from large international conglomerates to small single locations.
When Christian isn’t working for ConsiliumRe, he can be found enjoying sports, cooking and travelling, as well as spending quality time with the family.
"I joined ConsiliumRe as I was excited about the vision the group’s CEO has of where ConsiliumRe can be as an international reinsurance broker, which I want to be a part of."
Luis Lain-Abril is an associate director at ConsiliumRe. Luis works in our reinsurance team and is responsible for facultative reinsurance business production and placing business focused on property and energy lines, including oil and gas, and renewables.
Luis previously worked as a qualified lawyer for Clifford Chance and Watling & Co. and then as a placing broker for Marsh & McLennan and other independent brokers within energy, property and marine teams.
If he wasn’t working for ConsiliumRe, Luis would be spending his time travelling, trying different foods and listening to music.
"I joined ConsiliumRe because it’s a company that provides freedom to develop my own ideas and an excellent working environment promoting self-improvement and teamwork."
Head of Treaty
Marianna Carver is Head of Treaty at ConsiliumRe. Marianna is responsible for producing business from CIS and Eastern Europe and also deploying the capacity of the region in facultative placements.
She joined the company in 2015 to start international business within the group. She started her insurance career at Willis and moved on to Tokio Marine and Fire Insurance Company while still working on her insurance-related university degree. She became an associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute while a senior underwriter at AIG.
If she wasn’t working at Consilium, Marianna would probably be enjoying life as a housewife, spending time travelling, enjoying art and rifle shooting.
"I saw joining as a unique opportunity to apply my education, work skills and languages and it was a very quick decision for me to join."