Private equity firm Southport Lane has appointed Brandon Young as its senior vice president and as chief operating officer of its reinsurance holding company Southport Re.
The firm said Young will play a key role overseeing acquisitions, developing general business strategy and supporting large deals.
Young previously served as a vice president of global corporate development at ACE, where he was involved in a large number of acquisitions across the globe.
He has also worked as a senior equity research analyst at Bear Stearns, covering the US non-life insurance sector.
Southport Re CEO Glenn Weber said, “Brandon’s knowledge and expertise of the industry is essential as we look to acquire high-value, established insurance companies.
“Southport Re’s mission is to work with organizations that can provide long-term value to our shareholders and Brandon will be crucial in helping us achieve this goal.”
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