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Our Team

Bob Forness, CPCU, CLU

Chairman and CEO

Former Chief Underwriting Officer of the Imagine Group, a specialty insurer and reinsurer that operated in Bermuda, London, Dublin, Barbados, Denmark and the U.S. Imagine specialized in the types of business that MultiStrat Re plans to underwrite. As required, Bob served as head of underwriting and Managing Director at Lloyd’s for Imagine as well as an interim CEO of the group. He was also Chief Underwriting Officer of Odyssey Re’s London and Bermuda companies (wholly owned subsidiaries of Fairfax Holdings). Bob holds both the Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter and Chartered Life Underwriter designations, a B.S. in applied economics from Cornell and an MBA from Columbia.bob@multistrat.bm

Patrick Grealy, FIA

SVP, Pricing & Portfolio Management

Founding Member of Underwriting Team

Mr Grealy has more than twenty five years’ experience in the Property/Casualty (re)insurance industry in both actuarial and underwriting roles. During that time, Patrick has worked for Tillinghast, Coopers & Lybrand/PWC, XL Capital and the Imagine Group. He has extensive experience in pricing and developing structured reinsurance solutions for both prospective and retrospective liabilities. Also, he has extensive experience in developing Enterprise Risk Management and Asset/Liability modelling systems and has developed MultiStrat Re’s pricing & portfolio management platform. Patrick holds a first class degree in Mathematics from Trinity College Dublin and is Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries. patrick@multistrat.bm

Christina Swan

Director, Business Development and Client Management

Ms. Swan has extensive experience in corporate governance and board administration, including the management of corporate and securities compliance internationally. Ms. Swan was previously a Corporate Secretary and compliance professional providing corporate secretarial, board administration and securities compliance services for a number of private and publicly traded companies in various industries. She is a member of the Canadian Society of Corporate Secretaries (former Provincial Chapter Coordinator) and an affiliate member and member of the Professional Development Committee of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (Canada) – Bermuda branch. christina@multistrat.bm

Sean Logan

Director, CEO ACG

Mr. Logan is CEO of ACG Inc. He was the founder and CEO of ACG, LLC, the predecessor company, founder of his prior law practice and of LRS Federal LLC. He was a private panel Chapter 7 Trustee with the U.S. Department of Justice and has served as a fiduciary of over 20,000 estates. He founded ACG in 2002 with the purpose of providing solvent and insolvent captive and reinsurance portfolio run-off solutions. Mr. Logan has a Juris Doctorate Degree from the University of Maryland School of law, an MBA from the University of Southern California and an Engineering Degree from the United States Naval Academy. Mr. Logan had the privilege of serving as an Officer of United States Marines as an infantry officer. slogan@acglimited.com

Jim Robinson

Managing Member, MultiStrat Advisors Inc.

Mr. Robinson is the founder and owner of Middlebury Securities LLC. The firm focuses on both Fund Advisory work and private placements in the financial services and medical device sectors. Since the mid-90s, Jim has been active outside of the US with investors and opportunities in the UK, Europe and Middle East operating out of London from 2004-2006.

Mr. Robinson has been an entrepreneur for most of his career as founder of numerous financial services firms beginning in 1994 in the institutional research business. Since that time, he has founded VC firms, hedge funds, a Maltese bank and has been a founding investor in a number of hedge fund related businesses in the US and abroad.

Jim graduated from Middlebury College in 1984 with a B.A. in Political Science. Jim@multistrat.us

Greg Morrison

Director

Mr. Morrison, Fellow of the Society of Actuaries, has more than 30 years of experience in the insurance and reinsurance industries. Mr. Morrison served as Chief Executive Officer of Platinum Underwriters Holdings Ltd., Imagine Group Holdings Ltd., and London Reinsurance Group, Inc. He was also President of Unum Reinsurance, the reinsurance division of Unum Provident Corporation. Mr. Morrison currently sits on a number of property casualty and life insurance company boards and their subsidiaries including Aetna Life & Casualty (Bermuda) Limited (Chairman of the Audit Committee and Risk Committee), Redbridge Holding Company Limited (Chairman), Weston Insurance Holdings Corporation (Chairman), Aspen Bermuda Limited and various subsidiaries of Brookfield Asset Management. geamorrison@hotmail.com

Joseph Taussig

Founder, Director

Merchant banker with significant experience in launching innovative financial services startups, particularly in the insurance and reinsurance sectors. Participated in the launches of Partner Re, Annuity and Life Re, Scottish Annuity (each of the three raised their startup capital via an IPO on NASDAQ), Element Re (acquired by XL Capital), Greenlight Capital Re (NASDAQ symbol – GLRE), Spencer Capital Holdings, Third Point Re, and Cambrian Re. MBA from the Harvard Business School. jtaussig@taussigcapital.ch

Michael “Mick” Larkin

Director

Currently, one of the founders of and Vice President of Cedar Management, a licensed insurance manager in Bermuda that is majority owned by USA Risk Group. Formerly with Ernst & Young in Bermuda and has been directly involved in the day to day management of captives for more than 20 years. Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland. Citizen of Ireland and resident of Bermuda.
mlarkin@cedar.bm 

Raymond O’Neill

Director

Mr. O’Neill has worked in various roles since 1987 in the asset management industry. He currently acts as a non executive director of several companies including regulated entities, investment funds, service providers and technology companies. His industry experience includes working for entrepreneurial start-ups and large global organisations, having held senior positions while working in London, Dublin, Boston and Bermuda. Raymond was previously CEO and founding member of Kinetic Partners, the boutique global professional services firm. He has also gained experience working for global fund administrators, custodians and a family office. Raymond is a fellow of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants, a Chartered Financial Analyst and has a diploma from the Institute of Directors on Company Direction.
raymond.oneill@corefinancialmanagement.com