Palmer Brown Jonathan

Palmer-Brown heads new MGA BPB Underwriting Management

2020-01-15T10:44:00+00:00

London market veteran Jonathan Palmer-Brown is spearheading BPB Underwriting Management (BPBUM), the managing agency which launched this month with a new equine venture backed by MS Amlin.

Steve Redgwell and Nigel Salisbury – Pib Group

PIB carves out exit path for specialty CEO Salisbury

2020-01-14T14:11:00+00:00

UK broker consolidator PIB Group has shifted specialty CEO Nigel Salisbury’s role to chief commercial officer, in a move that will allow him “to pursue interests outside of PIB within the next couple of years.”

New Paradigm

New Paradigm adds Grunewald as it targets further expansion

2020-01-14T00:12:00+00:00

New Paradigm Underwriters has hired former Greenlight Re deputy chief underwriting officer Matthew Grunewald as the managing general agent looks to secure additional reinsurance support to fuel further growth.

Marshberry

2020 tipped to break record for US broker M&A deals

2020-01-13T19:21:00+00:00

MarshBerry figures have revealed the number of announced US broker M&A deals in the past five years exceeded the number in the preceding 10 years, after a record deal count in 2019.

GRP Global Risk Partners

GRP acquires Birrell Group to be its Midlands hub

2020-01-13T16:02:00+00:00

Up-for-sale Global Risk Partners (GRP) has acquired Leicestershire-based commercial insurance broker Birrell Group.

David Ashby – MS Amlin

MS Amlin launches equine MGA as former MD buys book

2020-01-13T11:57:00+00:00

MS Amlin has launched a specialist equine MGA – David Ashby Underwriting (DAU) – following the buyout of the carrier’s equine book of business and renewal rights by David Ashby, the former managing director and principal underwriter of the class.

Steve Redgwell and Nigel Salisbury – Pib Group

PIB carves out exit path for specialty CEO Salisbury

2020-01-14T14:11:00+00:00

UK broker consolidator PIB Group has shifted specialty CEO Nigel Salisbury’s role to chief commercial officer, in a move that will allow him “to pursue interests outside of PIB within the next couple of years.”

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Aon’s veteran power and utilities specialist Nadel retires

2020-01-08T21:43:00+00:00

Aon’s long-serving executive Marshall Nadel has left after 31 years with the broker, with the industry veteran retiring after a career that stretches back to 1980.

HWI

HW Wood hires Kelsh as international non-marine head

2020-01-06T15:52:00+00:00

Independent Lloyd’s broker HW Wood has brought in Martin Kelsh as head of international non-marine and added the new arrival to parent company HW International’s board of directors, The Insurer has learned.

Palmer Brown Jonathan

Palmer-Brown heads new MGA BPB Underwriting Management

2020-01-15T10:44:00+00:00

London market veteran Jonathan Palmer-Brown is spearheading BPB Underwriting Management (BPBUM), the managing agency which launched this month with a new equine venture backed by MS Amlin.

New Paradigm

New Paradigm adds Grunewald as it targets further expansion

2020-01-14T00:12:00+00:00

New Paradigm Underwriters has hired former Greenlight Re deputy chief underwriting officer Matthew Grunewald as the managing general agent looks to secure additional reinsurance support to fuel further growth.

David Ashby – MS Amlin

MS Amlin launches equine MGA as former MD buys book

2020-01-13T11:57:00+00:00

MS Amlin has launched a specialist equine MGA – David Ashby Underwriting (DAU) – following the buyout of the carrier’s equine book of business and renewal rights by David Ashby, the former managing director and principal underwriter of the class.