Bermudan-based Oceanview Reinsurance has appointed Stelian Dragan as President and Chief Business Development Officer, effective April 1, 2022.
Dragan is based in Hamilton, Bermuda and in his new role will be responsible for leading Oceanview Re’s business development activities.
He brings over 18 years of experience in the life insurance and annuity industry, working in various client-facing roles in reinsurance, capital markets and equity research.
Dragan was an early employee of Athene Life Re (ALRe), where he led marketing and business development efforts, including securing landmark mandates that generated multi-billion dollar reinsurance premiums.
Prior to joining ALRe, Dragan held the position of Chief Operating Officer at Tiriac Holding, a European family office with over €1.5 billion in assets under management across insurance, banking, leasing, real estate and private aviation.
In addition, Dragan has also held client coverage roles at former brokerage firm, Bear Stearns, as part of the Strategic Finance Group and at Deutsche Bank in Debt Capital Markets and Equity Research. shares.
Oceanview Re’s Executive Chairman and Chief Governance Officer, Andrew Kanelos, said, “Stelian is an ideal addition to the Oceanview Re team. We look forward to leveraging his extensive industry experience as a responsible for business development and his unique combination of operating and transactional experience.
“The knowledge and relationships Stelian has gained over his career will be extremely beneficial to the business as we continue to provide unparalleled reinsurance solutions to our clients.”