ArgoGlobal Strengthens Europe, Middle East and Asia Operations with Appointment of Helen Donegan - Argo Group

ArgoGlobal Strengthens Europe, Middle East and Asia Operations with Appointment of Helen Donegan

LONDON – 1 April 2019 – ArgoGlobal, the Lloyd’s insurer and member of Argo Group, today announced the appointment of Helen Donegan as head of operations – Europe, Middle East and Asia, effective April 1. Donegan will report to Dominic Kirby, managing director, ArgoGlobal.

“Helen has an excellent track record of leading global teams and measurably improving their operational performance,” said Kirby. “She will play a vital role in helping us execute our strategic priorities due to her knowledge of business operating models and key markets like Lloyd’s.”

Donegan has more than 10 years of industry experience. She joins ArgoGlobal from MS Amlin where she served as group head of underwriting management upon the merger of Amlin and MSIG in 2017. Prior to this role, she served as underwriting performance manager at what was then Amlin. She began her career as a reinsurance technician at Pacific Life Re in 2008, before joining Lloyd’s of London in 2010 as an account executive.



ArgoGlobal is the trading brand of Syndicate 1200 at Lloyd’s, managed by Argo Managing Agency Ltd. The Syndicate offers worldwide property, marine, energy, specialty and non-U.S. liability insurance. Market-leading expertise, knowledge, an innovative approach and focus on its customers, together with the substantial resources, financial strength and international scope of the Argo Group, support ArgoGlobal’s position as a leading player in the Lloyd’s Market. For more information, visit



Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. (NYSE: ARGO) is an underwriter of specialty insurance and reinsurance products in the property and casualty market. Argo Group offers a full line of products and services designed to meet the unique coverage and claims handling needs of businesses in two primary segments: U.S. Operations and International Operations. Argo Group’s insurance subsidiaries are A.M. Best-rated ‘A’ (Excellent) (third highest rating out of 16 rating classifications) with a stable outlook, and Argo Group’s U.S. insurance subsidiaries are Standard and Poor’s-rated ‘A-‘ (Strong) with a positive outlook. More information on Argo Group and its subsidiaries is available at


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