HAMILTON, Bermuda, Aug. 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Sirius International Insurance Group, Ltd. announced today that it has added two independent directors to its Board of Directors.
Robert L. (Rob) Friedman is a private investor, and was previously Chief Investment Officer of Savannah-Baltimore Capital and the Franklin Templeton Mutual Series Funds. He has a B.A. from Johns Hopkins University, an M.B.A. from the Wharton School and an A.L.M. from Harvard University. Mr. Friedman will serve on the Company's Board, Finance Committee, and Audit and Risk Management Committee.
Meyer (Sandy) Frucher is Vice Chairman of Nasdaq, Inc., and was formerly Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Philadelphia Stock Exchange. He received a B.A. from Columbia University, and a M.P.A. from the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University. Mr. Frucher will serve on the Company's Board, Compensation Committee, Finance Committee, and Audit and Risk Management Committee.
Allan Waters, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Company, said, "We are quite fortunate to have such high caliber talent join our Board. Rob and Sandy add a wealth of experience, intelligence and knowledge to our corporate governance and business development efforts."
Sirius International Insurance Group, Ltd. (Sirius) is a wholly owned subsidiary of CM International Holding Pte. Ltd. (CMIH) through its Bermuda holding company, CM Bermuda Limited. CMIH is a Singapore-based investment holding company owned by private investors. Utilizing disciplined and professional underwriting, superior risk evaluation and best-in-class pricing technology, the Company's subsidiaries provide multi-line (re)insurance capacity in over 140 countries, including lead capacity for property, accident & health and other exposures. Additional information is available at the Company's web site located at http://www.siriusgroup.com/.
SOURCE Sirius International Insurance Group, Ltd.