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News on insurance and reinsurance industry hiring, appointments and people move news and announcements. Covering key hires and people moves across the global reinsurance, commercial and specialty insurance markets.

Allianz Commercial promotes Kuldip Kang to claims proposition manager

8th December 2022

Allianz Commercial has promoted Kuldip Kang to the position of claims proposition manager. In her new role, Kang will oversee the propositions, communications, customer experience, and claims relationship manager (CRM) teams. She joined Allianz nine years ago and replaces Emily Mills, who has joined KPMG. She will report to Margaret Scott, director of claims strategy ... Read the full article

WR Berkley hires Lynn Neville as senior vice president for claims

7th December 2022

W. R. Berkley Corporation has named Lynn Neville as senior vice president for claims. Nevill is a new hire to the company, having been executive vice president and global head of insurance claims for Sompo International, a firm that she left in November. She is based in Charlotte, US, and W. R. ... Read the full article

CNA names Goldman SVP, Financial Lines & Healthcare

7th December 2022

CNA, a provider of commercial property and casualty insurance, has appointed Steve Goldman as Senior Vice President, Financial Lines and Healthcare. Goldman brings to CNA more than two decades of underwriting and risk management experience, serving in various leadership positions at AIG, ACE and Chubb. Earlier Monday, Chubb named Michael Mollica ... Read the full article

DeNexus hires Luccitti as Chief Marketing Officer

7th December 2022

DeNexus Inc., a provider of cyber risk quantification and management tools for large industrial organizations, re/insurers and investors in insurance linked securities (ILS), has appointed Andrew A Luccitti as Chief Marketing Officer (CMO). Within this role, Luccitti will be based at the company's headquarters in Sausalito California, and he will report ... Read the full article

NEXT Insurance appoints Rhodes as Chief Insurance Officer

7th December 2022

NEXT Insurance a leading digital insurtech company has appointed Chris Rhodes as the company's first Chief Insurance Officer. Within this role, Rhodes will use his extensive industry experience to focus on the insurance function to support product development, elevate the claims automation experience and help connect profit management and loss ... Read the full article

Amwins appoints Jennifer Nuest as transportation practice leader

6th December 2022

Amwins, a global distributor of specialty insurance products and services, has announced the appointment of Jennifer Nuest to the newly created position of transportation practice leader. Nuest has over a decade of transportation insurance industry experience and joins from the carrier, retailer and insurtech startup, Nirvana Insurance. Her skills include business ... Read the full article

Aon appoints Karl DeGiovanni as director of client solutions for EMEA

6th December 2022

Aon has appointed Karl DeGiovanni as director of client solutions for EMEA. DeGiovanni made the announcement on LinkedIn where he also says that he has been with the firm for nearly fifteen years. Based in Malta, he will focus on insurance management and captive business in his new role at the firm. He ... Read the full article

Bailey replaces Jeffreys as chair of Aon UK Board

6th December 2022

Aon has announced that Marshall Bailey OBE, CFA, will replace Simon Jeffreys as non-executive chair of the Aon UK Limited Board, effective 31 January 2023. Jeffreys, who joined the Board in May 2009, tenure in office ends in January, following a seven-year-long spell as chair. Julie Page, CEO of Aon UK, commented, ... Read the full article

Howden names Ivo Gugolz CEO for Reinsurance, Switzerland

6th December 2022

International insurance broker Howden has hired Ivo Gugolz from Aon, as its Chief Executive Officer for Reinsurance in Switzerland, to be effective April 1st 2023. According to the broker, Gugolz appointment signals a further European focus for Howden in reinsurance, as with this senior hire the company has secured a well-known ... Read the full article

AXA XL promotes Laura Casby to head of upstream, UK and Lloyd’s

6th December 2022

AXA XL has promoted Laura Casby has been promoted to head of upstream energy for the UK and Lloyd’s. Casby, who will begin her role immediately, will lead AXA XL’s Upstream Energy team, covering both offshore and onshore risks. Based in London, she will develop the Upstream Energy book, expanding on ... Read the full article

Neptune Flood names Matt Duffy Chief Risk Officer

6th December 2022

AI-driven flood insurtech Neptune Flood has announced the appointment of Matthew Duffy as Chief Risk Officer. Duffy's appointment comes internally, having spent the last eighteen months as Neptune's Director of Risk Management & Internal Audit. Prior to this, he worked for eight years at Bank OZK and its predecessor, C1 Bank, in ... Read the full article

WTW names William Miller Head of Crisis Management for APAC

6th December 2022

Broking and solutions company WTW has announced the appointment of William Miller as the Head of Crisis Management, Asia Pacific, effective from the 1st of January 2023. In the new role, Miller will be based in Singapore and will oversee the new crisis management business in APAC, delivering its services and ... Read the full article

Scot Parnell becomes Munich Re Life US new CFO

5th December 2022

Munich Re Life US, the life division of reinsurance giant Munich Re, has announced the appointment of 30-plus-year finance veteran Scot Parnell as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Parnell will be responsible for overseeing the company’s Finance and Corporate Actuarial functions, which manages valuation, financial reporting and analysis, expense and capital management, ... Read the full article

Chubb names Mollica Division President for North America Financial Lines

5th December 2022

Chubb has appointed Michael Mollica as Division President for the company's North America Financial Lines businesses, where he will report to John Lupica, Vice Chairman, Chubb Group and President, North America Insurance. Mollica’s appointment is effective immediately. He succeeds Steve Goldman, who Chubb has announced has left the company. Currently, Mollica serves as Executive Vice President, ... Read the full article

Swiss Re appoints Nunes as MD, Global Head of Cloud & Infrastructure

5th December 2022

Reinsurance giant Swiss Re has appointed Vasco Nunes as Managing Director, Global Head of Cloud and Infrastructure. Nunes is well known across the insurance technology community. By taking on this role within a firm as large as Swiss Re, this is a major step forward within his career. Nunes joined Swiss Re ... Read the full article