Arch Insurance Worldwide (Arch) has appointed Silvia Martinez (pictured) as its new common counsel, efficient instantly.
With 10 years of authorized expertise in personal observe and in-house roles, Martinez has in depth company governance data and experience overseeing advanced company and capital market transactions.
Earlier than becoming a member of Arch, Martinez labored for Aspen Insurance coverage Group because the group common counsel and firm secretary and a member of the group govt committee. She additionally labored as an affiliate at regulation companies Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP and Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP, and was a deputy metropolis lawyer for the Oakland Metropolis Lawyer’s Workplace.
In her new position, Martinez can be primarily based in London and report back to Kirsten Valder, the chief administrative officer at Arch Insurance coverage Worldwide.
Commenting on the appointment, Valder mentioned: “Silvia is a good addition to Arch Insurance coverage Worldwide. A extremely revered company lawyer, she additionally brings in depth insurance coverage market experience to the position. She is very motivated, collaborative, and business-oriented in her method, and I stay up for working carefully along with her.”