John Orr has joined Willis Towers Watson as a director within its Finex division, which focuses on financial, executive and professional risks.
Ardonagh-owned Price Forbes has launched a security risks practice, hiring a three-strong team from JLT to set-up the new division at the London-based wholesale broker.
Ark Syndicate Management’s head of specialty programmes Richard Bryant has stepped away from the firm, The Insurer can reveal.
Larry Mayewski is to retire as chairman, president and CEO of AM Best Rating Services and will be succeeded by Matthew Mosher, who is currently executive vice president and chief operating officer.
Gérald Harlin, Axa’s group deputy CEO and chief financial officer, is to retire at the end of the year after 29 years at the insurer.
David Payne, who held the position of chief revenue officer at JLT Specialty USA, has resigned from the firm in the aftermath of its acquisition by MMC, The Insurer can reveal.
Bermuda-based Aspen has named former Lloyd’s oversight manager Joshua Brekenfeld as director of global corporate development.
Lloyd’s specialty insurer Chaucer has hired Sarfraz Pivano from Transatlantic Reinsurance Company to take up the role of accident & health treaty underwriter in its reinsurance division.
Aon has named Sasa Brcerevic as head of its MGA-focused Carrier Solutions Group, The Insurer can reveal.
Andrew Hopper has been appointed head of financial institutions for the UK and Europe at Starr Insurance Companies.
ProSight founder Joe Beneducci has relinquished his CEO role at the US carrier with COO Larry Hannon taking the position with immediate effect.
Former RFIB Americas executive Simon Hudson has reemerged at boutique reinsurance broker Atlantic Intermediaries, The Insurer can reveal.
Zurich North America has parted company with the head of its Alternative Markets division David Putz, The Insurer can reveal.
JLT Re North America deputy CEO Peter Chandler has left the firm to take the position of president at expansive broker BMS’s US reinsurance operations.
Aquiline-backed US broker Relation Insurance Services has named former Swiss Re executive Chris McKechnie CFO and ex-Waller Helms managing director Tim Hall as head of M&A as it targets growth organically and through M&A.