International General Insurance Holdings Limited (IGI), the global expert industrial insurer and reinsurer, has declared the appointment of Robin Sidders as Head of Investor Relations.
Robin has over 25 years’ leadership experience in strategic economic communications and investor relations, most particularly serving more than 14 years as Director, Investor Relations at PartnerRe, a leading international multi-line reinsurer formerly listed on the New York Stock Exchange with a market capitalisation of $7 billion. She noticed the organization thru widespread business, regulatory, and management change, culminating in the sale and delisting of PartnerRe.
Based in London, Robin assumes her role on Monday, January 13, 2020. At IGI, Robin will work intently with the executive crew and senior management, as well as the Board of Directors, to layout and lead the company’s investor relations strategy, with specific emphasis on economic communications, corporate access and visibility, and relationships with the funding community, while taking part in an vital role in IGI’s transition to a public company framework.
In October 2019, IGI declared it was looking for a US public market listing on the NASDAQ, facilitated by its business aggregate settlement with US-based Tiberius Acquisition Corporation. It is expected the list on to NASDAQ will happen in the first quarter of 2020, concern to the requisite regulatory approvals.
“We are delighted to bring Robin on board to be a part of the IGI team,” stated IGI CEO Wasef Jabsheh. “IGI is on the brink of an vital transition in its evolution, and Robin, with her many years of public company experience and expertise of the insurance and reinsurance market, will play an vital role in this transition.”
“I am delighted to be a part of IGI and to be part of this journey at such an essential time in the company’s evolution,” stated Robin. “Over its 19-year history, IGI has set up a special entrepreneurial lifestyle with a sturdy team, and I look ahead to working with them on transferring to an equally profitable public company life.”