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Ventresca Appointed Axis Chief Strategy Officer

Ventresca Appointed Axis Chief Strategy Officer

AXIS Capital Holdings Limited announced that Linda Ventresca has been appointed to the newly created position of Chief Strategy Officer. Reporting directly to President and CEO Albert Benchimol, Ms. Ventresca will be responsible for guiding the development of the Company’s strategic priorities and for driving the delivery of those priorities across... Read more of this article

David Tanner Elected To White Mountains Board

David Tanner Elected To White Mountains Board

The Board of Directors of White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. [WTM] has elected David Tanner as a director of the Company. Mr. Tanner is the Managing Director of Three Mile Capital, a private investment company founded in 2017. Previously, he spent 12 years at Arlon Group. David has served and currently serves on the boards of numerous companies and... Read more of this article

XL Appoints Chris Kopser To Lead Global Risk

XL Appoints Chris Kopser To Lead Global Risk

XL Catlin has appointed Chris Kopser to lead its Global Risk Management Insurance North America Division. Based in New York, Mr. Kopser will assume his role on October 8, 2018 and report to Joseph Tocco, Chief Executive, North America Insurance. Commenting on Mr. Kopser’s appointment, Mr. Tocco said: “We are excited to have Chris join our leadership... Read more of this article

Oyster Consulting Enacts Changes To Board

Oyster Consulting Enacts Changes To Board

Oyster Consulting [Bermuda] Ltd. announced that Brian R. Hall, OBE, former Chairman of the Board of Oyster Consulting [Bermuda] Ltd., has become Chairman Emeritus. “Mr. Hall served as Chairman of the Board since the company’s inception. His son, B. Robert Hall [Rob], a Founding Principal and Managing Director of Oyster Consulting, LLC, will... Read more of this article

Aspen Appoints Issavi To Lead Its Reinsurance

Aspen Appoints Issavi To Lead Its Reinsurance

Aspen Insurance Holdings Limited announced that Emil Issavi, President and Chief Underwriting Officer of Aspen Re, has been appointed to lead its reinsurance business with immediate effect. Mr. Issavi succeeds Thomas Lillelund who is leaving Aspen to take a senior leadership position with a global P&C insurance company. Mr. Lillelund is expected... Read more of this article

Bermudian Simon Boden Joins BTA Team In NY

Bermudian Simon Boden Joins BTA Team In NY

Bermudian Simon Boden will be the next director of sales and business development at the Bermuda Tourism Authority, with the BTA noting that he is “bringing two decades of hospitality management experience to the role.” “He begins August 20th and will be based in New York City,” the BTA said. “ Mr Boden has been working... Read more of this article

Butterfield Appoints Neff, Expands Committee

Butterfield Appoints Neff, Expands Committee

In a filing with the Bermuda Stock Exchange [BSX], The Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son Limited announced the appointment of Michael Neff, Managing Director, Bermuda. The filing stated, “The Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son Limited today appointed Michael Neff, Managing Director, Bermuda in which capacity he will be responsible for Butterfield’s... Read more of this article

Madeiros & Seymour Smith Appointed By ABIR

Madeiros & Seymour Smith Appointed By ABIR

The Association of Bermuda Insurers & Reinsurers [ABIR] announces leadership appointments of industry executives. ABIR announces the appointment of Leila Madeiros to Chair of its Policy Committee. The Policy Committee serves as the chief policy body of ABIR, with review of insurance regulation in Bermuda and overseas, international regulatory standards,... Read more of this article

BAS Appoints Azeem Khan & Antoine Lambert

BAS Appoints Azeem Khan & Antoine Lambert

Bermuda Aviation Services Limited [BAS Group] announced the appointment of two Bermudians to key positions within the organisation’s companies: Azeem Khan in the role of Vice President, Technical Operations for the CCS Group and Antoine Lambert as Operations Manager for BESCO. Mr. Khan is returning home to the CCS Group, where he began his career... Read more of this article

HSBC Launches New US Treasury Fund

HSBC Launches New US Treasury Fund

HSBC Global Asset Management [Bermuda] Limited — as manager of HSBC Corporate Money Funds Limited [HCMF] — announced the launch of its first offshore US Treasury Fund domiciled in Bermuda. “Leveraging the global reach of HSBC, the US Treasury Fund will offer additional scale to investors by investing directly into a master HSBC Global... Read more of this article

Brit Makes Two Senior Appointments To Sussex

Brit Makes Two Senior Appointments To Sussex

Brit Ltd announced the appointments of Richard Slater as Underwriting Director and Adam Champion as Senior Vice President, Portfolio Manager and Operations, at Sussex Capital. Sussex Capital, through Sussex Re, writes direct collateralised property catastrophe reinsurance and also provides collateralised reinsurance to Brit’s Property Treaty portfolio.... Read more of this article

Third Point Re Appoint Drury And Wilson

Third Point Re Appoint Drury And Wilson

Third Point Reinsurance Ltd. announced that David Drury and Steven Wilson have each been appointed to the position of Senior Vice President, Underwriting. Robert Bredahl, President and Chief Executive Officer of Third Point Re, commented, “We are very excited to have David and Steven join the Company as they bring proven track records and significant... Read more of this article

ABIC Aims To Advance Diversity And Inclusion

ABIC Aims To Advance Diversity And Inclusion

The Association of Bermuda International Companies [ABIC] has announced that its Diversity & Inclusion [D&I] Committee — comprised of ABIC Board members and representatives from member companies — is engaging with business leaders “in an effort to advance dialog, collaboration and action on D&I within the workplace.” A... Read more of this article