Marco announces Phil Rooke joins as Chief Financial Officer
7th December 2020
Marco Capital Holdings Limited (“Marco”) – European P&C Run-off specialist – today announced the appointment of Phil Rooke as its Chief Financial Officer. Based in London, Rooke joins Marco on 7th December 2020.
Phil joins Marco from Sompo International where he was CFO and an Executive Member of the Board of Endurance Worldwide Insurance Ltd, Endurance at Lloyd’s Ltd and Sompo International Insurance (Europe) SA, with responsibility to oversee all financial aspects of these entities.
Prior to joining Endurance in 2008, Phil was General Manager/CFO of a portfolio of run-off companies with $500m AuM at Enstar (EU) Ltd where he was responsible for all financial and operational requirements for these entities, including the successful implementation of Sarbanes-Oxley compliance, and for the integration of a newly acquired entity with $320m AuM into the group reporting structure.
From 1997 – 2003, Phil worked in the Cayman Islands, firstly for PwC, then Marsh Management Services and finally at Kensington Management Group, a new offshore insurance management company, where he was a member of the senior management team.
Phil qualified as a Chartered Accountant at BDO Stoy Hayward, London. He graduated from Southampton University with a BA (Hons) in Geography.
Simon Minshall, CEO of Marco, said “Phil brings valuable skills and experience to Marco and is an excellent addition to our team. We are delighted he has chosen to join at this time of tremendous growth in the Legacy market”.