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Colonial Group Appoints Naz Farrow As CEO

Colonial Group Appoints Naz Farrow As CEO

On behalf of the Board of Directors of Colonial Group International, Chairman Dr. Grant Gibbons announced that Naz Farrow, COO – Health, has been appointed Designate Chief Executive Officer of Colonial Group International [CGI] effective June 1st 2017. Farrow will assume the CEO role in mid-2018 when Alan Peacock will retire as CEO and President... Read more of this article

Hamilton Insurance Group Appoint Freda, Brown

Hamilton Insurance Group Appoint Freda, Brown

Hamilton Insurance Group, the Bermuda-based holding company for property and casualty insurance and reinsurance operations in Bermuda, the US and at Lloyd’s, today announced that William C. Freda has been appointed to the position of Chairman of the Board and David A. Brown has been appointed to the position of Interim Group CEO. Both appointments,... Read more of this article

AIG Appoints Brian Duperreault President & CEO

AIG Appoints Brian Duperreault President & CEO

[Updated] American International Group [AIG] announced the appointment of Brian Duperreault as President, Chief Executive Officer and Director, effective May 14, 2017. “Mr. Duperreault has resigned as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Hamilton Insurance Group [Hamilton]. Peter D. Hancock resigned as President, Chief Executive Officer and... Read more of this article

Driscoll Named President Of Validus Holdings

Driscoll Named President Of Validus Holdings

Validus Holdings, Ltd. announced that Kean Driscoll has been named President of the Company, effective immediately. Mr. Driscoll will continue to serve as the Chief Executive Officer of Validus Reinsurance, Ltd., the position he has held since 2012. Ed Noonan, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Validus, said, “Kean has been an outstanding leader... Read more of this article

AXIS Capital: Henry To Retire, Vogt Appointed

AXIS Capital: Henry To Retire, Vogt Appointed

Bermuda-based AXIS Capital Holdings Limited announced that Chief Financial Officer Joseph Henry will retire at the conclusion of 2017, and current AXIS Insurance Chief Operating Officer Peter Vogt will become CFO, effective January 1, 2018. Mr. Vogt will be appointed Deputy CFO in July with the transition process to occur through the end of the year. Mr.... Read more of this article

Women In Reinsurance Group Expands Board

Women In Reinsurance Group Expands Board

Women in Reinsurance [WiRe], the organization for professional women working in the Bermuda reinsurance sector, today announced three appointments to its board, with Tracey Gibbons, Peta White and Stephen Young being appointed.“It speaks volumes to the impact that WiRe has made on the Bermuda marketplace to date that Tracey, Peta and Stephen have... Read more of this article

Simons On Promoting Bermuda Captive Market

Simons On Promoting Bermuda Captive Market

Bermuda Captive Owners Association [BOCA] General Manager Rochelle Simons says clients telling the benefits of having a Bermuda domiciled captive are a great way to promote the captive market. Ms Simons was speaking at the recently held Bermuda Insurance Management Association [BIMA] Annual General Meeting held at the Royal Bermuda Yacht Club in Hamilton. One... Read more of this article

Hamilton Re Appoint Shah, Sammons, Thomsen

Hamilton Re Appoint Shah, Sammons, Thomsen

Hamilton Re, the Bermuda-based platform of Hamilton Insurance Group, announced appointments and senior role changes in its management team. Minesh Shah, Richard Sammons and Sam ThomsenMinesh Shah has joined Hamilton Re in the newly-created role of Senior Vice President, Actuary. Mr. Shah reports to Chief Risk Officer Pete Skerlj. He has over 20 years’... Read more of this article

Hamilton Re Continues Portfolio Diversification

Hamilton Re Continues Portfolio Diversification

Hamilton Re, the Bermuda-based platform of Hamilton Insurance Group, announced today that it has agreed to acquire the renewal rights to Canopius Underwriting Bermuda Limited’s [Sompo Canopius] excess casualty insurance book of business. The transaction is expected to close mid-year. In addition, Sompo Canopius underwriters Stephen Hartwig and Jeremy... Read more of this article

Harbour International Appoints Randall Krebs

Harbour International Appoints Randall Krebs

Harbour International Trust Company Limited announced the appointment of Randall Krebs as Development Director. Mr. Krebs will be responsible for the development and maintenance of Harbour’s private client, family office, trust, and corporation administration business. Mr. Krebs is a private client lawyer with more than 30 years of legal experience.... Read more of this article

AIG Chief Executive Officer Hancock To Resign

AIG Chief Executive Officer Hancock To Resign

American International Group [AIG] said that Peter D. Hancock, President and Chief Executive Officer, has informed the Board of Directors of his “intention to resign.” Mr. Hancock will remain as CEO until a successor has been named, and the company said the Board of Directors “will conduct a comprehensive search for a successor to... Read more of this article

Fidelis Appoints Hinal Patel As Group CFO

Fidelis Appoints Hinal Patel As Group CFO

Fidelis Insurance announced that Hinal Patel has been appointed to succeed Neil McConachie as Group CFO effective June 30th, 2017, subject to regulatory and immigration approval. Neil McConachie resigned for personal reasons earlier this year and after a comprehensive search Patel, currently Fidelis’ Group Chief Actuary, emerged as the strongest candidate. Richard... Read more of this article

White Mountains Elect Rountree As New CEO

White Mountains Elect Rountree As New CEO

White Mountains Insurance Group announced the election of Manning Rountree as Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately, succeeding Ray Barrette, who is retiring. Mr. Rountree has also been elected to the Company’s Board of Directors. Mr. Barrette also retired as Chairman and as a member of the Board of Directors of the Company. Morgan Davis,... Read more of this article