Allied World Assurance Company Holdings has appointed Sarah Doran senior vice president (SVP), investor relations and treasurer. The Switzerland-based company said that she will be based in Allied World’s New York office and will report directly to chief financial officer (CFO) Thomas Bradley.
Doran assumes investor relations responsibility from Keith Lennox, who has been appointed SVP and CFO for Allied World’s reinsurance operation. She will also be responsible for corporate treasury, capital management, banking and merger and acquisition (M&A) activity.
Doran joins Allied World from Barclays where she was a director in the financial institutions (FI) group, responsible for executing strategic transactions including M&A divestitures and capital raising for the insurance and reinsurance industry.
Prior to joining Barclays, Doran was a vice president in the FI group at Lehman Brothers. She received an MBA in Finance and Economics from the Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago and a BA in Government from the University of Notre Dame.
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