Victor-Peignet

Scor’s Global P&C CEO Peignet retires as Conoscente takes the helm

2019-02-20T09:17:00+00:00

Scor’s chief executive officer of Global P&C Victor Peignet is to retire from the French reinsurance giant with Jean-Paul Conoscente taking up the role following his departure.

Hong Kong

Willis Re swoops on Canopius for Asia-Pacific agriculture head

2019-02-20T12:44:00+00:00

Willis Re has named Canopius’ David Gregori as head of agriculture for Asia Pacific to lead the set-up of its agriculture team in the region.

Joe Zak – Orchid

Zuk joins Orchid to build out platform and ILS capability

2019-02-19T17:40:00+00:00

Cat-focused MGA Orchid Underwriters has hired Joe Zuk as it looks to diversify by geography and product line and build a platform that can act as a conduit for ILS capacity, The Insurer can reveal.

Amie Watson – Aspen

Aspen swoops on Liberty’s Watson for cyber hire

2019-02-19T11:02:00+00:00

Aspen Insurance – the insurance segment of Bermudian headquartered carrier Aspen – has hired cyber underwriter Amie Watson to join its growing London cyber team, The Insurer can reveal.

Roger Sellek AM Best

Asia heads Sellek and Ribeiro to leave AM Best

2019-02-19T13:20:00+00:00

Former senior Lloyd’s executives Dr Roger Sellek and Jose Ribeiro are both leaving rating agency firm AM Best in a management restructure that is explained as bringing “costs in line with regional growth potential” in the Asia Pacific (AP) region.

Ascot-and-US-flag

Ascot taps Markel for US inland marine head

2019-02-19T12:56:00+00:00

Ascot Insurance US has appointed Jeff Vetter as executive vice president and head of inland marine.

David Rowland

Former Lloyd’s chairman Rowland dies

2019-02-18T12:24:00+00:00

The former chairman of Lloyd’s Sir David Rowland – who is credited with saving the Corporation from collapse in the 1990s - has passed away.

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Carnegie-Brown steps down as Moneysupermarket chair

2019-02-14T16:47:00+00:00

Bruce Carnegie-Brown will stand down as chairman and non-executive director of price comparison website Moneysupermarket.com in May 2019.

Marine, container ship

RSA marine underwriter Peers joins TT Club

2019-02-12T13:13:00+00:00

Andrew Peers has been appointed senior underwriter in TT Club’s UK, Benelux and Nordic underwriting team.

Dave Duclos Lloyd's

Duclos named non-exec chair of Lloyd’s Global Network

2019-02-05T17:22:00+00:00

Lloyd’s has named industry veteran David Duclos as non-executive chairman of Lloyd’s Global Network, effective immediately.

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RSA UK & International CEO Lewis exits; Egan takes helm

2019-02-05T14:30:00+00:00

The chief executive of RSA’s UK & International division Steve Lewis is departing from the UK insurer.

Joe Calise and Michael Sillat

Sillat and Calise return with Balance Partners MGA

2019-02-05T16:15:00+00:00

Michael Sillat and Joe Calise have launched a new US specialty lines MGA platform called Balance Partners, The Insurer can reveal.

Joe Zak – Orchid

Zuk joins Orchid to build out platform and ILS capability

2019-02-19T17:40:00+00:00

Cat-focused MGA Orchid Underwriters has hired Joe Zuk as it looks to diversify by geography and product line and build a platform that can act as a conduit for ILS capacity, The Insurer can reveal.

Aon building, London

Aon Broking CEO Fitzgerald leaves

2019-01-30T15:28:00+00:00

Veteran Aon executive Tom Fitzgerald is leaving the global broker after 27 years.

Bob Quane

Axis takes AIG’s Quane for new head underwriting role

2019-02-11T14:47:00+00:00

Bermudian Axis has swooped on AIG for its long serving head of global commercial property Robert Quane.

allan-waters & Kip Oberting

Oberting replaces Waters as Sirius CEO

2019-02-04T15:36:00+00:00

Allan Waters has stepped down from Sirius International Group with Kip Oberting set to take over as CEO of the Bermudian (re)insurer.

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