Rein4ce, the specialist insurance and reinsurance public relations agency, has continued to grow with the appointments of Helen Smith and Caitlin Jennings.
Helen (pictured below left), a former Communications Manager at Willis Group, is appointed as Account Manager. Helen started her career at Goldman Sachs before going on to work for global re/insurance broker Aon Group and Lloyd’s services business ISS Group, before joining Willis. As Communications Director at Willis Re, she set up the public relations capacity for Europe then the United States from scratch before becoming Communications Manager, Corporate Communications at Willis Group. Helen has been involved in a variety of freelance PR projects since 2008, when she started working part-time to raise her young family.
Caitlin (pictured below right), who has an Honours degree in History and Philosophy, is appointed as PR Assistant. Among her previous jobs, Caitlin worked as a 101 call handler with Dorset police and recently undertook work experience at Lloyd’s insurer Barbican Insurance Group.
Rein4ce Chef Executive Officer Mairi Mallon said: “2016 was an extremely good year for rein4ce as we significantly expanded our portfolio of clients and 2017 is looking very promising as well. We are absolutely delighted to welcome Helen and Caitlin to our growing team. Helen is a well-respected PR professional who has worked at the highest levels in the reinsurance industry, and we have been extremely impressed with Caitlin, who has the makings of a first -class communications executive.”
Mairi added: “Our clients have always been and will always be our main focus and it is important that we give them an excellent level of service as we grow. Hiring Helen and Caitlin is part of our delivering a great service to them. “