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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.

Man Group’s new CAS initiative looks to deliver flexible re/insurance solutions

13th January 2022

Man Group, a technology-empowered active investment management firm, has launched Capital Asset Solutions (CAS) within Man Solutions Limited, a new initiative designed to provide insurers with bespoke and flexible re/insurance solutions with a focus on liabilities and asset management. Predominantly, CAS will focus on the global retirement services and savings market ... Read the full article

Gallagher names Head of Financial Lines for Middle East

13th January 2022

Global re/insurance broker Gallagher has appointed Daniel Miller to lead its financial lines operations for clients in the Middle East. Miller will join Gallagher in April from Aon, where he has worked for the last eight years as Regional Head of Financial and Professional Liability (finpro) for the Middle East. He has ... Read the full article

Duhart to lead AXA XL Specialty Niche business in Americas

13th January 2022

AXA XL Insurance has promoted Maria Duhart to lead its Specialty Niche insurance business in the Americas. She steps into the role of Chief Underwriting Officer for Specialty Niche from her previous role as head of AXA XL's Commercial Bonds business. In her new role, Duhart reports to Donna Nadeau, Chief Underwriting ... Read the full article

Sompo Intl. adds Patrick Corbett as Global Head of A&H

13th January 2022

Sompo International Holdings Ltd., the global Bermuda-based specialty provider of property and casualty insurance and reinsurance, has announced the appointment of Patrick Corbett as Executive Vice President, Global Head of Accident and Health (A&H), International Insurance. He will be based in London and report to Richard Housley, Chief Underwriting Officer, International ... Read the full article

Chubb names Julie Dillman as Digital Transformation Officer

13th January 2022

Chubb has announced the appointment of Julie Dillman as Executive Vice President, Chubb Group and Digital Transformation Officer, effective January 1, 2022. Thomas Kropp will also transition into Dillman’s previous role of Head of Operations and Technology. In her new role, Dillman will partner and work closely with Chubb's Chief Digital Business ... Read the full article

CoreLogic names Pat Dodd interim President & CEO

12th January 2022

CoreLogic, a global provider of property information, analytics, and data-enabled solutions, has announced Pat Dodd as interim President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Dodd replaces Frank Martell who transitions to non-executive Chairman of the company's Board of Directors. Interim President and CEO Dodd first joined the company in 2020 as Chief ... Read the full article

BMS Iberia names new Director of Affinity and Wholesale Partnerships, Spain & Portugal

12th January 2022

Independent specialist re/insurance broker BMS Iberia has appointed Jorge Melero as Director of Affinity and Wholesale Partnerships for Spain & Portugal, effective immediately. Based in Madrid, Melero will join BMS Iberia’s executive committee and will report to Fernando Claro, CEO of BMS Iberia. Prior to joining BMS, Melero was Commercial Director (Affinity) ... Read the full article

CCR Re names Thi Hoang Anh Nguyen as underwriter, Asia

12th January 2022

CCR Re has appointed Thi Hoang Anh Nguyen as an underwriter for Asia. She will report to John Conan, Head of non-life underwriting, Asia & Africa. Nguyen started her career as an underwriter for Vietnam National Aviation Insurance Corporation in Hanoi before joining Willis Towers Watson as accounts manager. She also previously worked ... Read the full article

Arch Re Fac announces exec promotions, Santi Hernandez named CEO

11th January 2022

Arch Re Facultative, part of Bermuda-based Arch Capital Group Ltd.'s reinsurance division, has announced several leadership promotions which were effective January 1st, 2022, including the appointment of Santiago Hernandez as Chief Executive Officer (CEO). All the promotions coincide with the retirement of former Arch Re North America CEO, Ken Vivian, at ... Read the full article

Gossmann & Cie makes two management changes

11th January 2022

Liability Management Company Gossmann & Cie has made two management changes in the Supervisory and Executive board of German re/insurer Schwarzmeer- und Ostseeversicherungs-AG (SOVAG). Dr. Gerd Meyer has been the company's Executive Board Member of SOVAG AG since 2017, and will join the Supervisory Board later this year. Meyer holds over 40 ... Read the full article

Peter Horrobin to co-lead specialty MGA Banyan Risk

11th January 2022

Banyan Risk Ltd, the specialty Managing General Agent (MGA) which launched in Bermuda in 2021, has announced Peter Horrobin’s role as Co-Founder and Co-Chief Executive Officer. Horrobin joins Tim Usher-Jones to lead Banyan Risk, a minority stake of which is held by SiriusPoint, who also provides insurance paper and capacity to ... Read the full article

AXA XL names Matsumura-Martins as Global CUO, Aerospace

11th January 2022

AXA XL, the property & casualty and specialty risk division of global insurer AXA, has named Thisiani Matsumura-Martins as its new Global Chief Underwriting Officer (CUO) of Aerospace, effective April 1st, 2022. Based in São Paulo, Brazil, Matsumura-Martins will report to Nancy Bewlay, Global CUO and work closely with Regional Business ... Read the full article

BMS Re makes three senior hires

11th January 2022

Independent reinsurance broker BMS Re has made several senior appointments to its facultative practice, effective immediately. Jeremy Gallico and Brian Kohout will assume the roles of vice president, property fac and vice president casualty fac respectively, both appointments will be based in Chicago. In addition, Erin Brady joins BMS Re’s New ... Read the full article

Munich Re Specialty Insurance names new Senior Cyber Underwriter

11th January 2022

Munich Re Specialty Insurance, a division of German reinsurance giant Munich Re, has appointed Monica Tigleanu as Senior Cyber Underwriter, where she will be based in London. Tigleanu has previously worked for Munich Re as a consultant back in 2018, where she held the position for five months. Back in September ... Read the full article

Markel promotes Hollis Zyglocke

11th January 2022

Markel Corporation has appointed Hollis Zyglocke as Regional President, Mid-Atlantic for the Markel Specialty division, taking on responsibility for leading the region within Markel Specialty's East Territory. She joined Markel in 2017 and most recently served as Senior Director, Underwriting & Production, Casualty/Excess & Umbrella in Markel's Mid-Atlantic Region. She succeeds Steve ... Read the full article

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