HCC Global Financial Products (HCC Global), a wholly owned subsidiary of HCC Insurance Holdings, has appointed Renette Pretorius to their London Office with responsibility to lead its Financial Institutions business.

Pretorius will assume her role at HCC Global on 2 November 2010, reporting directly to Paul Rayner, Underwriting Director UK.

She will joint the HCC with more than 12 years of specialist financial lines insurance experience, having held senior positions in this field previously at Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty, AIG UK and AIG South Africa.

HCC Global International Operations managing director Thibaud Hervy said, we build expert teams of underwriters who share our long-term vision and reinforce our business relationships.