Sirius Capital Markets, Inc. Management

Kip Oberting
President & Chief Financial Officer| Sirius International Insurance Group, Ltd., President | Sirius Capital Markets, Inc.
+1 603 640 2215
Line of Business: Capital Markets
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Kip is President and Chief Financial Officer (“CFO”) of Sirius International Insurance Group (“SIIG”) , and the President of Sirius Capital Markets, Inc., the organization dedicated to management and direction of SIIG’s financial and strategic planning function. In addition to leading SIIG’s mergers and acquisition opportunities and activities, Kip is the driving force behind the development of capital and tax management strategy for the Sirius organization. Additionally, Kip and his team are responsible for the assessment and execution of high growth financial market opportunities and investment strategies that will translate into profitable growth of the business.

Kip began his career as a financial analyst at Stern Stewart & Co., and as a convertible bond trader at Credit Suisse First Boston from 1993-1995. He joined White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. (“WTM”) in 1995, working closely under the leadership of Jack Byrne and Allan Waters. Kip was instrumental in the diligence and acquisition of OneBeacon and all of WTM’s reinsurance acquisitions and investments. He gained invaluable experience in the M&A, investment banking, capital management, and investment aspects of the insurance and reinsurance industry.

He left WTM in 2004 to join Montpelier Re Holdings as EVP and CFO. At Montpelier, Kip oversaw the company’s investment portfolio and led projects raising over $1billion in equity and joint venture capital to take advantage of favorable market opportunities that emerged in the wake of Hurricane Katrina.

He founded Oakum Bay Capital in 2008 and served as Portfolio Manager and Chairman. He returned to WTM in 2012 and served as Managing Director of White Mountains Capital. He worked closely with Allan Waters and the Sirius Finance team upon his return, and became CFO of Sirius upon the sale to CMIG International in April 2016.

Kip received a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Dartmouth College.

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