Allied World Europe, part of Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, has launched a Healthcare Division that will focus on offering healthcare solutions to the London market, throughout the UK and the European Union.

Allied World Europe has appointed Rob Wendin as vice president and will lead the department.

In his new role, Wendin will be responsible for building out the division and developing a comprehensive healthcare product suite tailored to meet growing needs regionally.

Prior to joining Allied World Europe, Wendin was most recently managing director for Health and Life Sciences industries at Marsh Europe, Middle East and Africa.

Wendin will report to Kirsten Faria, senior vice president for Bermuda and International Healthcare.

Faria said that, the company is thrilled to launch Allied World Europe’s healthcare department to build on our steadily growing international healthcare segment.