Alannah Paul and Sarah Lamberg – Beazley

Beazley hires Hiscox USA’s Paul to head UW management for $200mn SME digital portfolio

2022-12-08T16:32:54.04+00:00

Beazley has hired Hiscox USA’s tech E&O and cyber product head Alannah Paul to lead underwriting management for Beazley Digital, a roughly $200mn cyber portfolio that underwrites small commercial insureds, The Insurer can reveal.

Alistair Wood – Hampden

Hampden Agencies names Wood CEO following Smith retirement

2022-12-08T13:46:00+00:00

Lloyd’s members’ agent Hampden Agencies has announced the retirement of CEO Neil Smith, with the role to be taken up by director and head of research Alistair Wood.

Rob Gibbs – Sirius Point

SiriusPoint brings in ex-RSA MD Gibbs as CEO of international as shuffles unit

2022-12-08T13:20:00+00:00

Bermudian carrier SiriusPoint has appointed Rob Gibbs as president of its international business and CEO of SiriusPoint International Insurance Corporation, replacing Monica Cramér Manhem in the role.

Andy Camber and Pete Philpott – AmTrust

AmTrust bolsters property division with dual appointment

2022-12-08T11:58:00+00:00

Specialty insurer AmTrust has strengthened its property division with the appointment of Andy Camber as lead underwriter and Pete Philpott as senior underwriter.

AGCS – Cyber

AGCS makes five North America cyber appointments

2022-12-08T21:34:00+00:00

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) has appointed five professionals to its cyber underwriting team in North America, including new hires from Axis Capital, L&F Indemnity and Zurich North America.

Lawrence Doyle Sompo Intl

Sompo appoints AIG’s Doyle as global markets COO

2022-12-08T15:59:00+00:00

Sompo International has appointed Lawrence ‘Larry’ Doyle as COO, global markets.

Alistair Wood – Hampden

Hampden Agencies names Wood CEO following Smith retirement

2022-12-08T13:46:00+00:00

Lloyd’s members’ agent Hampden Agencies has announced the retirement of CEO Neil Smith, with the role to be taken up by director and head of research Alistair Wood.

Andrew Maher – Axis

Axis promotes Maher to London head of cyber and technology

2022-12-08T18:04:00+00:00

Specialty insurer Axis has promoted Andrew Maher to become its new head of cyber and technology, London.

Richard Boyd – Acrisure

Allianz’s Richard Boyd to lead Acrisure’s £84mn Flux Syndicate launch

2022-11-29T16:16:53.337+00:00

Richard Boyd has been named active underwriter for Acrisure’s new Asta-managed Flux Syndicate 1985, which will have a stamp capacity of £84.4mn ($101mn) for its first year of trading.

Andrew Kendrick – Tysers

Andrew Kendrick returns to EC3 as Tysers’ new chairman

2022-11-28T08:12:00+00:00

Tysers has appointed veteran London market executive Andrew Kendrick as non-executive chairman following the recent completion of its takeover by AUB Group.

Lancashire

Lancashire expands teams in London and Bermuda

2022-11-24T09:56:00+00:00

Specialty (re)insurer Lancashire has bolstered its underwriting and claims teams in both London and Bermuda with a quartet of new hires.

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WTW hires Marsh veteran Sallada as head of NA casualty

2022-12-01T20:46:00+00:00

WTW has recruited long serving Marsh executive James Sallada to serve as its new head of casualty in North America, The Insurer can reveal.

Paul Simons Richard Slater Convex

Convex Re Bermuda names Axa XL’s Simons deputy CEO

2022-12-01T10:02:00+00:00

London-Bermuda specialty carrier Convex has named Paul Simons as deputy CEO and Richard Slater as chief underwriting officer for Convex Re Bermuda.

Michael Theibert and Joshua Lauth – Rokstone

Rokstone lands Westfield duo for new farm and ranch division

2022-11-28T11:21:00+00:00

International specialty MGA Rokstone’s US specialist agriculture division, Rokstone Agriculture Risk Underwriters, has appointed Joshua Lauth and Michael Theibert to head up a new farm and ranch division.

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HW Kaufman hands Manuelidis new Atain role while DeWaal promoted at Afirm

2022-11-16T21:24:00+00:00

HW Kaufman Group, the parent of wholesaler Burns & Wilcox, has promoted Manny Manuelidis to corporate senior vice president at its property and casualty carrier arm Atain while Mark DeWaal will now serve as president at risk mitigation and loss control platform Afirm.

IM-FloodFlash-MarkHara-Flood

FloodFlash hires Bold Penguin’s Hara to lead NA expansion

2022-11-16T19:40:00+00:00

Insurtech MGA FloodFlash has recruited former Bold Penguin and Mylo executive Mark Hara to spearhead its launch into the North American market, with the parametric-focused startup set to launch a new commercial property product in Florida, Virginia, Texas, Louisiana and California.

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