Bertil Olsson joined The OIL Group of Companies on October 1st, 2015 as President & Chief Executive Officer. As President & CEO he is responsible for leading the two operating companies, Oil Insurance Ltd. and Oil Casualty Insurance, Ltd. along with their respective Investment Company subsidiaries. Bertil is supported by a senior management team of ten along with approx. 40 support staff, all based in Bermuda.
Bertil joined the OIL Group from Marsh USA Inc., where he most recently held the position of Managing Director, Head of South Central Region in Houston, Texas. Bertil actually started his career with Marsh, then joined Willis for 16 years and returned to Marsh in 2008 where he was employed in various senior leadership roles for 7 years. Bertil has over 30 years of leadership experience in corporate risk finance, global risk management and insurance with an emphasis on the Oil & Gas industry.
Bertil holds a degree from the Faculty of Law at the Lund University, Sweden and is a graduate of the Royal Swedish Naval Academy, where he was a Commissioned Officer.