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Trudell To Join Board Of RenaissanceRe

Trudell To Join Board Of RenaissanceRe

RenaissanceRe Holdings announced that Cythnia Trudell, 65, has been nominated to serve as an independent director of the Company, and that Edward J. Zore, 73, will retire from the Board at the end of his term, each to occur in conjunction with the Company’s Annual General Meeting of Shareholders in May 2019. Ms. Trudell most recently served as Executive... Read more of this article

Caines-Best Appointed To Airport Authority

Caines-Best Appointed To Airport Authority

Kimberley Caines-Best has been appointed to serve on the Bermuda Airport Authority’s Board. The announcement said, “Minister of Tourism and Transport Zane DeSilva has appointed Barrister and Attorney Kimberley D. Caines-Best to serve on the Bermuda Airport Authority’s Board. She has also been appointed to the Board’s Governance and Strategic... Read more of this article

Professional Development Programme Launch

Professional Development Programme Launch

A new programme for the professional development of company directors is to be launched later this month, according to organizers. The Bermuda branch of the Institute of Directors has organized four sessions in the IoD Certificate in Company Direction programme ranging from Finance for non-Finance Directors, Strategy for Directors and Leadership for... Read more of this article

Sompo Appoint Gallagher As Executive Director

Sompo Appoint Gallagher As Executive Director

Sompo International Holdings [SIH], a Bermuda-based specialty provider of property and casualty insurance and reinsurance, announced  that effective immediately, Christopher Gallagher, currently the Chief Risk Officer and Group Actuary of Sompo International’s Commercial Property and Casualty business, will be appointed to the Board of Directors... Read more of this article

ILS Appoints Kathleen Faries & Tim Tetlow

ILS Appoints Kathleen Faries & Tim Tetlow

ILS Bermuda has announced the appointment of Kathleen Faries as the new Chair and Tim Tetlow as the Deputy Chair of the company. A spokesperson said, “ILS Bermuda is pleased to announce the appointment of Kathleen Faries as chair of the ILS Bermuda Committee, having served as Deputy Chair since 2015. “As part of the corporate governance... Read more of this article

Kevin Smith Promoted To IBC Managing Director

Kevin Smith Promoted To IBC Managing Director

IBC Bermuda Ltd. announced the promotion of Kevin Smith to Managing Director. Mr. Smith joined IBC 20 years ago, in 1999, as Manager of IBC/ZipX UPS at L.F. Wade International Airport. He went on to become VP Airport Operations in 2005 working with operating staff, Customs and physical importation and exportation. In 2016 Mr. Smith was promoted to VP... Read more of this article

Fireminds CEO Speaks At Conference In Guyana

Fireminds CEO Speaks At Conference In Guyana

Fireminds CEO, Michael Branco delivered an address on Digital Transformation to the CANTO AGM attendees in Guyana, which included several Government Ministers from CARICOM governments, executives for a number of the region’s leading telecom companies and distinguished guests. The theme of the Caribbean Association of Network & Telecom Operators... Read more of this article

BF&M Announces Resignation Of Michael White

BF&M Announces Resignation Of Michael White

In a filing with the Bermuda Stock Exchange [BSX], BF&M Limited announced the resignation of their Chief Financial Officer, Michael White effective 8 February 2019. Related StoriesBF&M Appoints Markey To Board Of Directors Conor O’Dea Joins BF&M Board Of Directors Gordon Henderson Joins BF&M Limited Board BF&M... Read more of this article

Spevack To Head Conyers Corporate Services

Spevack To Head Conyers Corporate Services

Conyers Dill & Pearman announced that Tracey Spevack has joined the firm as the Head of Conyers Corporate Services [Bermuda]. Mrs Spevack will be responsible for providing leadership, direction and management and overseeing the day-to-day operations of the business. Before joining Conyers, Mrs Spevack was Company Secretary and Head of Company Secretarial... Read more of this article

Pestcoe Appointed Langhorne Re Bermuda CEO

Pestcoe Appointed Langhorne Re Bermuda CEO

Langhorne Re, a global reinsurer targeting large in-force life and annuity blocks, announced the appointment of Marvin Pestcoe as Executive Chair and Chief Executive Officer of Langhorne Re Bermuda. “Langhorne Re was launched in January 2018 by Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated [RGA] and RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd.” the announcement... Read more of this article

Saacke To Step Down As Qatar Re CEO

Saacke To Step Down As Qatar Re CEO

Gunther Saacke has informed the Board of Directors of Qatar Re of his intention to step down as Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of the Company at the next Board meeting, scheduled for March. “With regret, the Board of Directors has accepted his decision. Gunther Saacke will be leaving the Company later on in the year. Michael van... Read more of this article

Allied World Announce Leadership Appointments

Allied World Announce Leadership Appointments

Allied World Assurance Company Holdings have today [Jan 23] announced leadership appointments for its Bermuda operations. A spokesperson said, “Mike McCrimmon, President, North America Property & Bermuda Branch Manager, will be appointed Vice Chairman of Allied World. In this new role, Mike will provide senior oversight to the company’s... Read more of this article

Changes To Bermuda Monetary Authority Board

Changes To Bermuda Monetary Authority Board

The Bermuda Monetary Authority [BMA] announced changes to their Board, which includes a new Executive Chair and Deputy Chair. After nine years on the BMA Board, six as Chair, Gerald Simons has retired as Chair of the Board, and will be replaced by Jeremy Cox as Executive Chair for three years. Mr. Simons said, “Serving on the Board of the BMA has... Read more of this article