Edouard von Herberstein is a Partner at Hudson Structured and Chief Underwriting Officer of HSCM Bermuda with primary responsibilities in the Re/Insurance Fund.
Mr. von Herberstein was most recently Deputy Active Underwriter at Ariel Re Syndicate 1910 at Lloyd’s of London. In 2010 he joined as Executive Director the Goldman Sachs Reinsurance Group Syndicate (Securities Division). Mr. von Herberstein was managing the property reinsurance portfolio and underwriting $80mm of annual premiums. In 2013 Goldman Sachs acquired Ariel Re, a private equity owned reinsurer in Bermuda. Mr. von Herberstein was instrumental in the successful integration of the Goldman and Ariel Re reinsurance portfolios and teams.
In 2013, Mr. von Herberstein established, managed and underwrote the Lutine Alternative Consortium. It is the only Lloyd’s property reinsurance consortium, open to all brokers, solely lead by Syndicate 1910, having 8 supporting syndicates, offering up to $100mm of property and specialty structured reinsurance capacity for large reinsurance buyers worldwide.
From 2005 to 2009, Mr. von Herberstein worked as co-head of the property reinsurance desk underwriting the US and International markets at Glacier Re in Switzerland. In 2004, he worked at Wellington Syndicate 2020 in Lloyd’s as a senior pricing analyst for the Property reinsurance desk. From 2000 to 2003, Mr. von Herberstein was a research analyst and modeler at ICAT Managers in Boulder, CO.
Mr. von Herberstein holds a Bachelor of Science in Atmospheric Sciences from Metropolitan State University of Denver and a Master of Science in Environmental Studies from the University of Colorado at Boulder. Mr. von Herberstein has received NCAA All American distinctions for both Academic and Athletics results in swimming.