The executive was previously head of international surety at Crum & Foster.
He served in a variety of underwriting leadership roles at Kiln Reinsurance, Argo Re, and Ariel Re.
The executive was recently senior director, corporate insurance risk management at RBC.
The new hires will join its North American open market property team.
The vehicle is solely focused on pan-Asian property catastrophe risks.
Some 13 of 14 business lines suffered a slowdown in rate increases.
SPG claims 13 portfolio firms for $1 billion in premium.
The new hire has a mandate to simplify and grow across platforms.
The new hire was also formerly head of reinsurance at Credit Suisse ILS.
The new hire onboards today but will take insurance CEO post by June.