Watford Re

We bring an innovative, third-party capital platform, financial strength and carefully sourced underwriting expertise to help our customers meet their financial goals.


Watford Reinsurance Ltd. is a Bermuda-based global specialty (re)insurer with operations in Europe and the United States.

Watford sources and oversees its underwriting services and investment management to external providers through long-term service contracts. Arch Underwriters Ltd., a Bermuda-based wholly owned subsidiary of Arch, sources and manages a diversified multi-line reinsurance portfolio for Watford Re.

Watford Re is a subsidiary of Greysbridge Holdings Ltd., an affiliated entity owned by Arch Capital Group Ltd. (40%) and funds managed by Warburg Pincus and Kelso & Company (30% each).

Corporate Contact

Pierre Jal

Global Chief Underwriting Officer

+1 441 278 9298

[email protected]


Arch Re writes airline, including aviation hull and third party liability on both an excess of loss and pro rata basis.

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