Matthias Meyenhofer joins Ace from Axis Capital

Ace has appointed Matthias Meyenhofer as head of continental Europe Ace Tempest Re International.

Meyenhofer, previously vice president of Axis Capital in Zurich, will provide leadership and co-ordinate Ace's reinsurance business. He will report into Ace Tempest Re International managing director Steve Roberts.

Roberts said: “I am pleased to announce the appointment of Matthias to this role, which demonstrates ACE’s commitment to the reinsurance market in continental Europe."