London-based insurance and reinsurance provider ACE has appointed Chris Hurford-Green as director of ACE European Life.

Green will be based in London and will report to European Accident & Health (A&H) and Life business senior vice president Andy Hollenberg and ACE Life President Russell Bundschuh.

Andy Hollenberg said the company has developed an exciting and growing life business over the last five years.

"Chris will be instrumental in taking it to the next level, with a particular focus on the integration of life into our existing products and programmes, which will extend our offering to clients and customers," Hollenberg added.

Chris has over 10 years experience in the A&H sector and joins ACE with a unique combination of marketing and underwriting experience.

In his new role, Chris will be identifying opportunities for the firm across the region and will assist in expansion as part of its European A&H growth strategy. He will also focus on delivering and integrating products that meets the needs of customers.