BMS Group, the rapidly-expanding global specialist insurance and reinsurance broker, has today announced the appointment of Andras Bohm as the head of its U.S. Capital Advisory business and the CEO of BMS Capital Advisory, Inc. (BMS Groups’ U.S. broker-dealer) subject to regulatory approvals. Bohm will be responsible for leading the broker’s investment banking and legacy solutions team in New York, working with his UK and Bermuda counterparts and will report to BMS Re CEO, Pete Chandler.
Bohm joins us from Swiss Re Capital Markets, where he led the team’s structuring activities in the Americas. Over the past decade, Bohm has supported clients in executing more than 70 transactions with a total amount of over US$15bn. Those transactions range across advisory, capital raising and structuring insurance linked securities which have received several industry awards within the reinsurance sector.
Chandler said: “Andras has an impressive track record which speaks for itself and brings a wealth of capital solution experience spanning across insurance, reinsurance and more. As the incoming CEO of BMS Capital Advisory Inc, he will play a crucial role in helping us to continue delivering industry-leading bespoke solutions for clients, and drive forward our expansion strategy.”
Bohm added: “I’m delighted to join BMS and to work alongside many talented individuals who go the extra mile in delivering the best possible advice. Everyone that I have spoken to at BMS has been welcoming and is excited about bringing creative capital solutions to clients. BMS is on an impressive growth trajectory and it is clear to me that the group is continuously focused on broadening its capabilities. I see this process to only further accelerate in the future.”
This appointment reinforces BMS’ ambition to provide its (re)insurance carriers and insurance service clients with the best-in-class capital solutions and advisory services. With the transatlantic investment banking and legacy teams across U.S., Bermuda, and London, BMS is making a strong commitment to serve its clients across several markets and regulatory jurisdictions.