Equinox Global, the Lloyd’s coverholder specialising in trade credit insurance, is pleased to announce the appointment of Henning Siess, as Head of Germany. Based in Hamburg, Henning will be responsible for the German, Austrian and Swiss (German speaking) markets. Equinox Global aim to open a new German office in 2013, headed by Henning.
Henning has been based in Hong Kong since 1999 working as CEO of the Euler Hermes Hong Kong Branch. He has also held the positions of General Manager of Euler Hermes Credit Underwriters (HK) Ltd and Euler Hermes Services (HK) Ltd., also located in Hong Kong. In 2008 he took over the position of the General Manager of Euler Hermes Information Consulting Shanghai Ltd. in China. Before moving to Asia, Henning spent 12 years in various senior roles in Euler Hermes Kreditversicherungs-AG, based in Germany. He started his career in Hamburg working with Texaco Oil.
Mike Holley, Chief Executive Officer of Equinox Global, commented:
“Henning has a wealth of international trade credit knowledge and experience. Henning is also very experienced at establishing operational focus in different countries. Equinox Global has already enjoyed considerable success in German speaking countries, and recently launched its German language/German law trade credit product. The appointment of Henning means we will be able to expand and better support all our clients across Europe and beyond.”