Former Ironshore chief executive Kevin Kelley has joined private equity firm Aquiline Capital Partners as an executive advisor.
Broking house Gallagher is continuing to strengthen its aerospace business with six more hires from rivals on both sides of the Atlantic, including Aon’s Matt Donohue and WTW’s Thomas Klaus.
Axa XL’s chief executive officer Greg Hendrick has left the carrier in a shock exit, being replaced by Scott Gunter, previously senior vice president of Chubb and president of Chubb’s North America commercial insurance division.
Argo has announced two board nominations jointly agreed with Voce Capital Management under the truce revealed last month as the activist investor also praised the Bermudian’s chairman elect Tom Bradley and new CEO Kevin Rehnberg for their role in the process.
Everest Insurance has added four new underwriters within the E&S casualty excess group, with hires from Allianz, Crum & Forster, CoverX Specialty and RT Specialty.
Kevin Rehnberg has been appointed permanent CEO of Argo Group International Holdings while current board member Thomas Bradley has been named its next chairman.
As part of an effort to address criticism of its workplace culture, Lloyd’s has recruited several prominent figures including former Virgin Money CEO Dame Jayne-Anne Gadhia to join a new Fiona Luck-led independent advisory group.
Swiss Re Corporate Solutions (CorSo) has appointed former Crawford global relationship leader Caroline Pritchard as head of distribution UK, as the the reinsurance giant continues to shake up its loss-making primary insurance arm.
HW International (HWI) has continued on its recent expansion push by adding to its capabilities in the political violence, terrorism and cyber insurance markets with the hire of Paul Loring.
Broking house Miller has hired Michael Lazarus as it looks to build out its facultative reinsurance business.
Coverys Syndicate 1975 has appointed Valentina Minetti as active underwriter as the carrier looks to become a market leader in medical professional liability in the Lloyd’s market.
Lockton’s expansive reinsurance intermediary platform has hired Marsh JLT Specialty US Finpro placement leader Greg Spore, The Insurer can reveal.
NFP has continued its recent spate of hires on the US west coast with the arrival of Andrew Lennox and Art Morgenstein from newly-launched rival CAC Specialty, The Insurer can reveal.
Carleen Patterson has joined Alliant as first vice president, practice leader within the public entity group after spending almost 21 years at Aon.
Acrisure has realigned executive responsibilities as part of a repositioning for its next phase of development that will also see a focus on removing costs from the insurance transaction and the pursuit of joint ventures and investment opportunities, The Insurer can reveal.