Guy Carpenter and Lockton

Guy Carpenter says close to resolving dispute with Lockton Re defectors

2019-12-05T19:01:00+00:00

Guy Carpenter is close to resolving its dispute with three executives that left to launch the Lockton Global Re platform, according to a letter filed with the court yesterday (4 December).

Lloyd's and Willis building

Former Axis FL underwriters land at AWAC and Beazley

2019-12-05T14:42:00+00:00

Two underwriters from Axis’ London-based financial lines business – Benjamin Reed and Joanne Hayward – have taken on new roles at Allied World and Beazley respectively, The Insurer understands.

Mmc

Rivera named CEO of MMC’s Latin American Fac unit

2019-12-05T21:39:00+00:00

Marsh and Guy Carpenter’s Latin American facultative reinsurance arm has named Carlos Rivera as CEO.

Gallagher

Gallagher names Partington CEO of Canadian retail P&C broking

2019-12-05T21:41:00+00:00

Gallagher has appointed Dave Partington chief executive of its expansive Canadian retail property and casualty broking operations, replacing Steven Bryant who has left the company.

RFIB

RFIB hires former JLT Re retro veteran Dunn

2019-12-05T17:36:00+00:00

London market wholesaler RFIB has added former JLT Re retro partner Richard ‘Dickie’ Dunn to its London-based team, The Insurer can reveal.

Amanda Blanc provisional

Blanc to become chair of ERS

2019-12-05T09:51:00+00:00

ERS has named Amanda Blanc as non-executive director and chair-designate of ERSSML, the managing agent of the specialist motor insurer’s Syndicate 218 at Lloyd’s.

Aaron Woodhams – Iprism

Iprism names Arch’s Woodhams underwriting manager

2019-12-04T12:50:00+00:00

Property and high net worth MGA Iprism has hired Aaron Woodhams for the newly created role of underwriting manager.

Rokstone logo

Rokstone swoops on Alesco’s Anson

2019-11-22T16:45:00+00:00

Rokstone Underwriting, the ambitious London-headquartered MGA, has hired Alesco energy broker Ian Anson as lead underwriter within its burgeoning property team, The Insurer can reveal.

Travelers – Lloyd's

Travelers to cease writing cargo at Lloyd’s

2019-11-20T08:54:00+00:00

US carrier Travelers is exiting cargo business at Lloyd’s, The Insurer understands.

city skyline London

CFC names AIG’s Marshall transaction liability head

2019-11-19T10:39:00+00:00

London-based MGA CFC has appointed Angus Marshall as its transaction liability practice leader, as it targets growth in the US and “further afield.”

AIG – Lloyd's

Former WRB financial lines head Magee reappears at AIG

2019-11-15T17:26:00+00:00

AIG has appointed Chris Magee as head of management liability in the UK, The Insurer understands.

Guy Carpenter and Lockton

Guy Carpenter says close to resolving dispute with Lockton Re defectors

2019-12-05T19:01:00+00:00

Guy Carpenter is close to resolving its dispute with three executives that left to launch the Lockton Global Re platform, according to a letter filed with the court yesterday (4 December).

Chelley Schaper – CAC Specialty

CAC Specialty adds Schaper to lead real estate practice

2019-11-11T13:25:00+00:00

Expansive US specialty insurance brokerage CAC Specialty has hired former Lockton executive Chelley Schaper as senior vice president to lead its new real estate practice, The Insurer can reveal.

J. Daniel Plants

Voce says Argo board “cannot be trusted” to choose leadership or direction

2019-11-06T22:09:00+00:00

Activist investor Voce Capital has responded to Mark Watson standing down as Argo CEO by saying the move does not allay concerns about governance and oversight at the Bermudian (re)insurer.

Don Carson

Burns & Wilcox sues CRC and defectors including Don Carson Sr

2019-10-30T20:43:00+00:00

Burns & Wilcox has sued its larger rival wholesale broker CRC Insurance Services over the defection of 10 employees, including a top executive who the lawsuit claims went “rogue” after 30 years with the company.

David Barber – Fortegra

Former Chaucer exec Barber joins US program insurer Fortegra

2019-10-23T20:13:00+01:00

Former Chaucer head of specialist lines David Barber has resurfaced as CUO for specialty lines in London at US-based program carrier Fortegra Financial Corporation.

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