Top 10 global property and casualty reinsurer that delivers solutions and services through 24 offices worldwide. Established in 1977 as a specialty casualty facultative operation, professional liability coverage remains central to TransRe’s mission.

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New York, NY 10006
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With 2018 gross written premiums of $4.5 billion, TransRe designs and delivers treaty and facultative reinsurance solutions worldwide. Areas of Medical Malpractice expertise include:

Physician Professional Liability (individual and group)
Institutional Medical Professional (Hospitals)
Allied Healthcare (Ambulances, Imaging, Pharmacies etc)
Life Sciences (research, products, trials)
Long Term Care entities

Alternative Risk Solutions, for Captives & Risk Retention Groups.

Areas of specialisation​:​

  • Specialty casualty
  • Medical malpractice
  • Errors & omissions
  • Professional liability
  • Treaty & Facultative Reinsurance


  • North America
  • Latin America & The Caribbean
  • Europe, Middle East & Africa
  • Asia Pacific

Cathy McDermott
VP, Facultative MPL Underwriting
Cathy manages a portfolio of facultative medical professional liability risks. Prior to joining TransRe in 2004, Cathy previously worked for Zurich and Converium.
Graduate of Dublin Institute of Technology, CPCU.

Julie Hadley
VP, Facultative MPL Underwriting
Julie joined TransRe in 2002 and manages a facultative book of risks including Hospitals, Physicians, Long Term Care and Allied Healthcare. Prior to TransRe, Julie worked at Reliance (healthcare) and Chubb (D&O). Graduate of Fordham University, ARe.

Rich Henderson
SVP, Claims

Rich has led TransRe’s medical malpractice claims team for the past 20 years, Rich actively engages with insurers, brokers and TPAs on claim handling strategies. An active speaker at industry conferences on industry trends, loss prevention and loss mitigation.
Graduate of John Jay College, CPCU, AIC, AU, ARM.