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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.

Sedgwick adds Jane Tutoki to Board of Directors

4th March 2019

Sedgwick, a global provider of technology-enabled risk, benefits, and integrated business solutions, has announced that Jane Tutoki is to become an independent member of its Board of Directors. Tutoki has more than 30 years’ insurance leadership experience and most recently served as Vice Chair of Sedgwick, which she joined last year ... Read the full article

Aviva promotes Maurice Tulloch to CEO role

4th March 2019

UK insurer Aviva has promoted Maurice Tulloch to the role of Chief Executive Officer, four months after revealing the departure of Mark Wilson from the position. Tulloch has served as the firm’s International CEO since 2017 and will take the reigns from Sir Adrian Montague, who had been acting in an ... Read the full article

AEGIS London adds Tom Squires as Head of Digital Trading

4th March 2019

Lloyd’s managing agency AEGIS London has announced the appointment of Tom Squires as Head of Digital Trading, a newly created role. Squires, who previously served as AEGIS London’s Deputy Head of Casualty, will oversee the firm’s online quote-and-bind platform OPAL (Online Platform Aegis London). “We are investing in digital trading across the ... Read the full article

Arch makes series of leadership changes

1st March 2019

Bermudian reinsurer Arch Capital Group has appointed Andrew Rippert as Chief Innovation and Strategic Investment Officer, a newly created role within which he will be responsible for pursuing innovative business models and developing a pipeline of creative products and services. Rippert, who joined Arch in 2010 and most recently served as ... Read the full article

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty SE promotes Mauthe to Regional CEO, CEE

1st March 2019

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty SE (AGCS), Allianz Group’s specialist carrier for corporate insurance business, has added Hans-Joerg Mauthe as Regional Chief Executive Officer for Central & Eastern Europe (CEE). Mauthe, who joined Allianz in 1990 as a trainee in Frankfurt, will be responsible for the German market and for AGCS ... Read the full article

The Hanover enhances growth focus with expanded specialty leadership team

1st March 2019

The Hanover Insurance Group has announced the expansion of its specialty leadership team in an effort to enhance its focus on growth opportunities while at the same time drive greater value with the firm's independent insurance agent partners. The expansion includes a number of appointments, notably the naming of Steven Mills ... Read the full article

TigerRisk adds JLT Re’s David Unsworth as Senior Broker

1st March 2019

Reinsurance brokerage, risk and capital strategic advisory firm TigerRisk Partners LLC has announced the appointment of David Unsworth as a Senior Broker. Wade Gulbransen, the firm’s Global Head of Reinsurance, noted that Unsworth is regarded as one of the foremost experts on reinsurance solutions for the Florida market and that he ... Read the full article

SCOR Global Life makes senior promotions across Global Markets & Finance teams

27th February 2019

SCOR Global Life, a division of the France-headquartered reinsurer, has announced a series of senior appointments across its Global Markets and Finance and R&D teams. Within the Global Markets team, these include the promotions of Miguel Alferieff to Executive Head of Client Relationships and Roy Chappell to Executive Head of Proposition. Alferieff ... Read the full article

DXC Technology adds ex-LMA CEO Gittings to board of XIS

27th February 2019

DXC Technology, an independent end-to-end IT services company, has announced the appointment of David Gittings as non-executive director of Ins-sure Services (XIS), effective immediately. Gittings served previously as the Chief Executive Officer of the London Market Association (LMA). In his independent role at XIS, DXC says he will be an advocate for ... Read the full article

RSA appoints Charlotte Jones to CFO role

27th February 2019

Multinational insurance group RSA has announced the appointment of Charlotte Jones as Chief Financial Officer, a position vacated by the current UK & International Chief Executive Officer Scott Egan earlier this month. Jones, who currently serves as a non-Executive Director of RSA and is a member of the Group audit and ... Read the full article

Industry veteran Lizabeth Zlatkus joins AXIS Board of Directors

26th February 2019

Bermuda-based insurance and reinsurance firm, AXIS Capital Holdings Limited has added insurance industry veteran Lizabeth Zlatkus to its Board of Directors, effective March 15th 2019. In her new role, Zlatkus will serve as a member of AXIS' Audit and Finance Committees. The addition of Zlatkus takes the total number of AXIS ... Read the full article

Former XL exec Susan Cross to serve as a Director of Unum Group

26th February 2019

Former XL Group executive, Susan Cross, has been elected to serve as a Director of Unum Group, a provider of financial protection benefits in the U.S. and the UK. Cross served as Executive Vice President (EVP) and Global Chief Actuary at insurer and reinsurer XL Group from August 2008 until September ... Read the full article

Hiscox’s Jonathan Fletcher named CFC’s new Chief Technology Officer

26th February 2019

Specialist insurer CFC Underwriting has announced the appointment of Jonathan Fletcher from Hiscox as its new Chief Technology Officer (CTO). In his new role, Fletcher will take oversight of the insurer's technology and infrastructure strategy, while leading the firm's expanding development and support teams. David Walsh, CFC's Chief Executive Officer (CEO), commented: ... Read the full article

MGAA adds Markerstudy co-founder Humphreys to board

26th February 2019

The Managing General Agents’ Association (MGAA) has announced the addition of Gary Humphreys as a Board Director. Humphreys is currently Group Underwriting Director at Markerstudy Group, a UK MGA he co-founded in 2001. The Group, a member of the MGAA, includes Zenith Insurance and Markerstudy Insurance Services, and recently acquired the Co-op’s ... Read the full article

Aon expands restructuring plan, estimates additional job losses

25th February 2019

Insurance and reinsurance broker Aon's global Restructuring Plan, initiated in 2017, is now expected to result in estimated job losses of between 4,800 to 5,400, which is up 12% from the 4,200 to 4,800 expected job eliminations announced in early 2018. The updated range was announced in the global broker's most ... Read the full article