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Reinsurer Qatar Re Appoints Smith, Young, Tidd

Reinsurer Qatar Re Appoints Smith, Young, Tidd

Qatar Re announced the appointments of Andrew Smith as the Group’s Chief Risk Officer, Adam Young as Head of Compliance and Steve Tidd as Chief Operating Officer, saying that the ”appointments further strengthen Qatar Re’s risk and corporate governance and oversight while also enhancing its internal systems, processes and operating efficiency.” Andrew... Read more of this article

RenRe Makes Executive Management Changes

RenRe Makes Executive Management Changes

Bermuda-based RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd. announced that Jeffrey D. Kelly, 62, will retire effective September 15, 2016. He will be succeeded as Chief Financial Officer by Robert Qutub effective August 8, 2016 and will remain Chief Operating Officer until September 15, 2016. Following his retirement, Mr. Kelly will serve as an advisor to the Company. Kevin... Read more of this article

Deloitte Announces New Partner Promotions

Deloitte Announces New Partner Promotions

Deloitte Ltd. announced the promotions of Elizabeth Cava and Rachelle Frisby to the role of Audit Partner and Financial Advisory partner, respectively. Ms. Cava has over 13 years’ experience with Deloitte, beginning her career in New York City and continuing in Bermuda. She specializes in both the asset management and reinsurance industries, serving... Read more of this article

ARC Ltd Appoints Former IFC Director As CEO

ARC Ltd Appoints Former IFC Director As CEO

The African Risk Capacity Insurance Company Limited [ARC Ltd] announced the appointment of former IFC Director Ms Dolika Banda as Chief Executive Officer, effective from 7 September 2016. She will take the reins from Dr Simon Young, who was appointed CEO in 2014 after playing a leading role in the development of the ARC programme. He will continue... Read more of this article

PartnerRe Makes Series Of New Appointments

PartnerRe Makes Series Of New Appointments

Bermuda-based PartnerRe has announced a series of appointments, following the reorganization of its business units announced on June 30, 2016. As previously announced, PartnerRe has restructured its business units in order to better align its global expertise with the needs of its clients and brokers. As a result of the changes, which took effect on... Read more of this article

Chandler Appointed Specialty Reinsurance Head

Chandler Appointed Specialty Reinsurance Head

XL Catlin’s reinsurance operations announced that Christophe Chandler has relocated from Bermuda to London to take up the position of Head of Specialty Reinsurance, London. Commenting on the appointment, Jonathan Gale, XL Catlin’s Chief Executive, Reinsurance – London said, “Christophe, formerly XL Catlin’s Underwriting Director for Reinsurance... Read more of this article

Aspen Appoints Head Of U.S. Primary Casualty

Aspen Appoints Head Of U.S. Primary Casualty

Bermuda-based Aspen Insurance has announced the appointment of Sean McPhillips as Senior Vice President, Head of U.S. Primary Casualty. Based in New York and reporting to David Cohen, President and Chief Underwriting Officer, Aspen Insurance, he will lead the planning, strategy and execution of the Primary Casualty operation throughout the U.S. He... Read more of this article

Bermuda Tourism Board Hires Firm: CEO Search

Bermuda Tourism Board Hires Firm: CEO Search

[Updated] The Bermuda Tourism Authority [BTA] has hired Bermudian firm Performance Solutions Limited to manage the search for a new chief executive officer, the BTA’s Board of Directors announced today. “Performance Solutions has 16 years of distinguished experience in the Bermuda market as a boutique, full-service human resources consulting... Read more of this article

Bacardi Limited Elects New Director To Board

Bacardi Limited Elects New Director To Board

Facundo L. Bacardi, chairman of the board of directors of Bacardi Limited, the largest privately held spirits company in the world, announced a new director has been elected to serve on the Company’s 16-member board. The newly elected director is Stella J. David. She was elected to the Board at the Company’s Annual General Meeting on June 23, 2016,... Read more of this article

Aspen Appoints Head Of International Marine

Aspen Appoints Head Of International Marine

Aspen Insurance, the insurance segment of Aspen Insurance Holdings Limited, has announced the appointment of Christopher Wildee as Head of International Marine. Based in London and reporting to Ann Haugh, President, Aspen International Insurance and Chief Operating Officer, Aspen Insurance, Mr. Wildee will also retain his current role as Head of International... Read more of this article

Lowry Jenkins Rejoins Wakefield Quin Law Firm

Lowry Jenkins Rejoins Wakefield Quin Law Firm

Wakefield Quin Limited announced that Lowry Jenkins has rejoined its Property Department as Senior Counsel, Property Attorney, further supporting the firm’s continued growth. Ms Jenkins specialises in both commercial and residential property law, with a particular emphasis on advising property developers and banks on security matters and property... Read more of this article

Graf Elected To Everest Re Board Of Directors

Graf Elected To Everest Re Board Of Directors

Bermuda-based Everest Re Group, Ltd. announced the election of John Graf to its Board of Directors, effective May 18, 2016. John Graf retired as Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President of Forethought Financial Group in 2014, following its acquisition by Global Atlantic Financial Group, where he remains as Non-Executive Vice Chairman of the Board. Prior... Read more of this article

Allied World Appoints Holly Meidl As Senior VP

Allied World Appoints Holly Meidl As Senior VP

Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG announced that Susan Chmieleski, President of Allied World North American Healthcare, will retire effective June 30, 2016, and Holly Meidl has been appointed to Senior Vice President, North American Healthcare, effective immediately. Mrs. Chmieleski joined Allied World in 2008 as part of the company’s acquisition... Read more of this article