Hashtag: #BusinessExecutives

CHL Names New Senior Independent Director

CHL Names New Senior Independent Director

CHL, the parent company of Conduit Re, appointed Rebecca Shelley as Senior Independent Director, succeeding Sir Brian Williamson, who will remain on the board until May 15, 2024. A spokesperson said, “CHL, the ultimate parent company of Conduit Re, a pure-play Bermuda-based reinsurance business, is pleased to announce the appointment of Rebecca... Read more of this article

Associations Support Budget & Corporate Tax

Associations Support Budget & Corporate Tax

Bermuda’s leading industry associations today expressed their support for the planned implementation of a Corporate Income Tax [CIT] on January 1, 2025 and the Government of Bermuda’s recently announced Budget. Representatives from the Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers [ABIR], Association of Bermuda International Companies [ABIC], Bermuda... Read more of this article

White Mountains Insurance Elects Reid Campbell

White Mountains Insurance Elects Reid Campbell

The Board of Directors of White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. has elected Reid T. Campbell as a director of the Company. Mr. Campbell’s election to the Board follows his retirement as President of the Company after a distinguished thirty-year career at White Mountains. CEO Manning Rountree said, “I thank Reid for the substantial value... Read more of this article

Everest Promotes Two Reinsurance Leaders

Everest Promotes Two Reinsurance Leaders

Everest announced the promotion of two key leaders in the Reinsurance Division, with Jill Beggs promoted to Reinsurance EVP and COO and Jiten Voralia appointed as Head of North America Treaty Reinsurance. A spokesperson said, “Everest Group, Ltd. [NYSE: EG], a global underwriting leader providing best-in-class property, casualty, and specialty... Read more of this article

Gallagher Names Wynne As Divisional Director

Gallagher Names Wynne As Divisional Director

Gallagher named Amanda Wynne as Divisional Director to spearhead M&A insurance solutions for clients in the Middle East & Africa [MEA] region. A spokesperson said, “We are excited to welcome Amanda Wynne, as Divisional Director to lead M&A insurance solutions for clients across the Middle East & Africa [MEA] region. The region... Read more of this article

Assured Guaranty Appoints Mark Batten

Assured Guaranty Appoints Mark Batten

Assured Guaranty announced that Mark C. Batten has been appointed as a non-executive director to Assured Guaranty’s Board of Directors. A spokesperson said, “Mr. Batten will serve on the Board’s Audit, Risk Oversight and Finance Committees. The appointment is effective as of February 19, 2024, and brings the total number of Board members... Read more of this article

Neville Ray Joins Paradise Mobile As Advisor

Neville Ray Joins Paradise Mobile As Advisor

Paradise Mobile announced that Neville Ray had joined the firm as an advisor. A spokesperson said, “Former T-Mobile President of Technology, Neville Ray, who spurred the telecom behemoth towards significant growth and innovation, is bringing his vast experience to Paradise Mobile as an advisor. “Paradise Mobile today announces that Neville... Read more of this article

SiriusPoint Appoints Chris Fenn & John Hopper

SiriusPoint Appoints Chris Fenn & John Hopper

SiriusPoint Ltd. appointed Chris Fenn as Head of Marine, London, and John Hopper as Head of Energy. A spokesperson said, “SiriusPoint Ltd. [SiriusPoint or the Company] [NYSE: SPNT], a global specialty insurer and reinsurer, today announces the appointments of Chris Fenn as Head of Marine, London and John Hopper as Head of Energy. “The appointments... Read more of this article

Looby Joins Ignite As Enablement Manager

Looby Joins Ignite As Enablement Manager

Ignite, the entrepreneurial hub in Bermuda, has welcomed Melissa Looby as its new Enablement Manager. A spokesperson said, “We are excited to announce the recent addition of Melissa Looby to the Ignite Team as the new Enablement Manager. When Ignite first opened its doors in May 2019, Melissa was part of Ignite’s first cohort of entrepreneurs... Read more of this article

Nicola Bruce Joins Appleby Bermuda As Partner

Nicola Bruce Joins Appleby Bermuda As Partner

Appleby announced that Nicola Bruce, a leading private client lawyer in trust law and trust litigation, recently joined the Bermuda office as Partner. A spokesperson said, “Nicola has a wealth of experience in offshore private client work, including many years practicing in Bermuda. She has acted for some of the world’s highest net-worth international... Read more of this article

BILTIR Appoints Suzanne Williams-Charles

BILTIR Appoints Suzanne Williams-Charles

Bermuda International Long Term Insurers and Reinsurers [BILTIR] has announced a series of leadership changes, including the appointment of Suzanne Williams-Charles to the newly-created position of Chief Executive Officer. A spokesperson said, “Suzanne will join BILTIR in April. She brings more than 25 years of experience in the insurance sector,... Read more of this article

Mark Cloutier Elected First Deputy Chair At ABIR

Mark Cloutier Elected First Deputy Chair At ABIR

The Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers [ABIR] announced that the Board has elected Mark Cloutier, Executive Chair and Group Chief Executive Officer at Aspen, as First Deputy Chair at ABIR. A spokesperson said, “Cloutier replaces Christopher Schaper, now American International Group’s Global Chief Underwriting Officer, who stepped... Read more of this article

Premier & Arch CEO To Speak At Risk Summit

Premier & Arch CEO To Speak At Risk Summit

A keynote conversation between Premier David Burt and Marc Grandisson, CEO, Arch Capital Group Ltd. [Arch] will kick off the 2024 Bermuda Risk Summit, presented by the Bermuda Business Development Agency [BDA], in partnership with the Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers [ABIR] and EY. In 2021, Arch celebrated its 20th anniversary as a Bermuda... Read more of this article

Chubb Bermuda Appoints Richard Porter

Chubb Bermuda Appoints Richard Porter

Chubb Bermuda has combined its Financial Lines and Excess Liability product lines under a single leader, Richard Porter, who has been promoted to an expanded leadership role as Executive Vice President, Head of Liability Lines. A spokesperson said, “He will assume full management, profit and loss performance responsibility for the new division,... Read more of this article

Mosaic Insurance Appoints Taylor Denier

Mosaic Insurance Appoints Taylor Denier

Mosaic Insurance has appointed Taylor Denier to lead growth of its US environmental liability business as the division expands globally to meet rising demand. A spokesperson said, “Denier joins the specialty insurer’s New York office as SVP, Head of US, Environmental Liability, reporting to Global Head Jim Finnamore and is responsible for leading... Read more of this article

Arch Welcomes Prabhu Venkataraman As CIO

Arch Welcomes Prabhu Venkataraman As CIO

Arch Insurance North America has appointed Prabhu Venkataraman as its Chief Information Officer. A spokesperson said, “In this role, Venkataraman is responsible for leading technology implementation and services across the segment, with a particular focus on strategic alignment, data enablement and empowering the business. He reports to Prashant... Read more of this article