NU Online News Service, March 6, 1:23 p.m. – Transamerica Reinsurance, Charlotte, N.C., has named Rick Hodgdon, executive managing director of its new Irish reinsurance facility, Transamerica International Reinsurance Ireland Limited, Dublin.

Hodgdon is an authority in the life and health reinsurance industry who will help the Irish facility “offer a more complete portfolio of risk and capital management solutions,” the company says.

Transamerica Re and the Irish affiliate are both units of AEGON N.V., The Hague, Netherlands.