Optimum Re Insurance Company



Optimum Re Insurance Company

August 28, 2013 15:03 ET

A New Appointment at Optimum Re Insurance Company

DALLAS, TEXAS--(Marketwired - Aug. 28, 2013) - We are pleased to announce that on August 8, 2013, the Board of Directors of Optimum Re Insurance Company (ORIC) has appointed Mr. Gordon Gibbins as Executive Vice President, Development.

Since 2004, and more recently as Senior Vice President, Marketing and Development, Mr. Gibbins has played a major role in ORIC's development, primarily in the large company market. In this new function, Mr. Gibbins will remain the principal contact for our large companies client base. Moreover, to help strengthen ORIC's ongoing development, increase its presence in the industry, and continue to provide our clients with the best possible support, we will soon start recruiting for an additional marketing management position for our large company market segment.

Serving US Reinsurance Markets for 25 Years

Optimum Re Insurance Company has been active in life reinsurance for twenty five years in the United States. Located in Dallas, Texas the company was acquired in 1987 by the Optimum Group. Since its acquisition, the company has seen its premium base grow by more than ten times.

Optimum Re's mission is to support its clients by providing expertise and solutions in addition to reinsurance capacity. The company concentrates in two major lines of business - Life and Critical Illness Insurance. Optimum Re Insurance Company remains the reinsurer of choice for more than 160 insurance companies in the US and Caribbean markets.

About Optimum Group Inc.

Founded in 1969 by actuaries, Optimum Group is a Canadian-owned private international financial group, active in life insurance, property and casualty insurance, life reinsurance, actuarial consulting and asset management. Optimum Group operates mainly in Canada, the US, the Caribbean and France, and counts around 500 employees worldwide.

Contact Information

  • Anne-Marie Morrison
    Director of communications
    Optimum Group Inc.
    (514) 288-2010
    www.optimugroup.com