New Head of Client Solutions at Pacific Life Re Australia


Pacific Life Re Australia has appointed Martyn Gilling to the role of Head of Client Solutions.

The reinsurer says in a statement that Gilling will have responsibility for Pacific Life Re Australia’s market strategy and sales, as well as developing solutions for its clients. He will report into Pacific Life Re Australia’s General Manager, Tyson Johnston.

He has more than 30 years’ experience in the insurance industry, working across the Canadian, Australian, United Kingdom, Caribbean and Latin American markets.

Martyn Gilling …more than 30 years’ experience in the insurance industry.

The  company says that prior to joining Pacific Life Re, Gilling lived in Canada, working for Reinsurance Group of America as Vice President of Business Development. He has also previously held positions at RGA Australia, MLC, CommInsure and Swiss Re. He is a graduate of Macquarie University and a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries of Australia.

To better understand the role that reinsurers can play in working with life companies and advisers click here to see our Riskinfo Round Table series last year featuring Andrew Gill, Managing Director, Pacific Life Re (Asia and Australia) and Australian GM, Tyson Johnston.