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Chubb Appoints Gonsalves As Division President

Chubb Appoints Gonsalves As Division President

Chubb has appointed Judy Gonsalves as the Vice President of Chubb Group and Division President of Bermuda. In this capacity, she has executive operating responsibility for the Bermuda-based commercial property and casualty [P&C] insurance business that writes high-limit excess liability, property, directors and officers, and political risk coverage... Read more of this article

Steve Banner Appointed CEO Of HSBC Bermuda

Steve Banner Appointed CEO Of HSBC Bermuda

HSBC announced that Steve Banner will be appointed as the new CEO of HSBC Bank Bermuda, subject to regulatory approvals. This appointment will be effective as of November 12, 2018. He will succeed Mark Watkinson, who will be retiring from the HSBC Group after a 33-year career in which he held a number of senior management positions across 10 countries. Chris... Read more of this article

Hiscox Re & ILS Appoints Liz Breeze As CFO

Hiscox Re & ILS Appoints Liz Breeze As CFO

Hiscox Re & ILS has appointed Liz Breeze as its new Chief Financial Officer, based in Bermuda, with the company noting that the appointment is subject to Department of Immigration and Bermuda Regulatory approval. Ms Breeze has been working with Hiscox Re & ILS as its Interim CFO since June this year. Prior to this, she spent four years as Head... Read more of this article

Mello To Be Keynote Speaker At Forum In Miami

Mello To Be Keynote Speaker At Forum In Miami

The Managing Director of the Bermuda office of spirits giant Bacardi will be the keynote speaker at this month’s Bermuda Executive Forum in Miami, organised by the Bermuda Business Development Agency [BDA]. Douglas Mello, a Bermudian, who also serves as Vice President & Corporate Secretary of Shareholder Relations for Bacardi, will give a lunchtime... Read more of this article

Princess Appoint Sian Blackmore As PR Manager

Princess Appoint Sian Blackmore As PR Manager

Hamilton Princess & Beach Club has appointed Sian Blackmore to the newly created position of PR & Reputation Manager. In her new role, Ms Blackmore, a Bermudian, will be responsible for the public relations activities at the hotel with a view to increasing brand awareness, locally and abroad, and for communicating and creating interest around... Read more of this article

AXA XL Announced Two Senior Promotions

AXA XL Announced Two Senior Promotions

AXA XL announced two senior promotions within its Excess Casualty Insurance business. Effective immediately Vivienne Moniz and Elaine Scully have been appointed as Head of Excess Casualty, Bermuda and Head of Excess Casualty, Dublin, respectively. Their responsibilities will include driving strategic growth and operational objectives within their regions... Read more of this article

Dale Jackson Joins Oyster Consulting

Dale Jackson Joins Oyster Consulting

Oyster Consulting announced that Dale C. Jackson, joined Oyster Consulting [Bermuda] as its Managing Director. “Mr. Jackson’s experience in compliance, business development, and within the Bermuda Government will help him grow the firm as Bermuda’s regulatory environment expands to meet the challenges of an evolving economy that includes the... Read more of this article

AXIS Appoints Bennett As Senior Underwriter

AXIS Appoints Bennett As Senior Underwriter

AXIS Reinsurance, the reinsurance business segment of AXIS Capital Holdings Limited, announced that it has appointed William Bennett as Senior Underwriter, Property Reinsurance at Lloyd’s. Mr. Bennett will join AXIS Re in March 2019 and will be responsible for underwriting all Property Reinsurance lines at Lloyd’s for AXIS Re, with a particular... Read more of this article

BILTIR Appoint Ronald Klein As Senior Advisor

BILTIR Appoint Ronald Klein As Senior Advisor

The Bermuda International Long Term Insurers and Reinsurers [BILTIR] Board of Directors announced the appointment of Ronnie Klein as Senior Advisor to BILTIR. Klein has over 30 years’ experience in the global life insurance industry and brings a wealth of knowledge to BILTIR. He currently serves as the Secretariat for the Global Reinsurance Forum... Read more of this article

Mutual Insurance Appoint Richardson As CEO

Mutual Insurance Appoint Richardson As CEO

Mutual Insurance Company Limited announced that Joanne Richardson joined the Company as Chief Executive Officer effective September 1, 2018. “Joanne, given her extensive experience with media liability risks, is a perfect fit for Mutual,” said Rick Spurling, President and Chairman of Mutual. “She has both the qualifications and the leadership... Read more of this article

Chubb Appoint Konz As Executive Vice President

Chubb Appoint Konz As Executive Vice President

Chubb announced that Jeremiah Konz has been named Executive Vice President, Reinsurance Officer for Chubb Overseas General, the company’s international general insurance business in over 50 countries and territories. Mr. Konz is currently Senior Vice President, Ceded Reinsurance for Chubb’s North American operations. In his new role, which... Read more of this article

Elkinson To Lead Arbitration Course In Oxford

Elkinson To Lead Arbitration Course In Oxford

Jeffrey Elkinson, a Director in Conyers Dill & Pearman’s Litigation & Restructuring department, has been asked to lead an International Arbitration course for 24 judges and lawyers from around the world, to be held at Queen’s College, Oxford from 16-24 September. The Diploma in International Commercial Arbitration is run by the Chartered... Read more of this article

Lancashire Appoint James Irvine & Ben Readdy

Lancashire Appoint James Irvine & Ben Readdy

Lancashire Holdings Limited [LHL] announced the appointment of James Irvine as the Chief Underwriting Officer for Lancashire Insurance Company Limited in Bermuda [LICL] with effect from 1 October 2018, subject to immigration and regulatory approvals. LHL also announced the appointment of Ben Readdy as the Group Chief Actuary for LHL with effect from... Read more of this article