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Argo Appoints Mather To Serve As Global Head

Argo Appoints Mather To Serve As Global Head

Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd., an international underwriter of specialty insurance and reinsurance products, announced that former Ariel Re chief executive officer, Ryan Mather, will serve as Argo Group’s global head of reinsurance leading all reinsurance operations. This announcement follows after Argo Group announced the closing of the... Read more of this article

James Hobson Named As New CEO Of Attune

James Hobson Named As New CEO Of Attune

Attune, the data-enabled company established by American International Group, Inc., Hamilton Insurance Group, Ltd., and affiliates of Two Sigma Investments, LP, today announced that James Hobson, Chief Operating Officer of OnDeck, has accepted an offer to assume the position of Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Hobson, who will step down from his role at... Read more of this article

Julianna Muir Promoted To Hamilton USA SVP

Julianna Muir Promoted To Hamilton USA SVP

Hamilton USA, the US insurance platform of Hamilton Insurance Group, announced that Julianna Muir has been promoted to the newly-created position of Senior Vice President, Head of Strategy and Innovation. Reporting to CEO Seraina Macia, Ms. Muir will be a key participant and leader in designing and executing the strategy for Hamilton USA. This will... Read more of this article

XL Catlin Appoints Dr. Karna: Chief Data Officer

XL Catlin Appoints Dr. Karna: Chief Data Officer

XL Catlin announced today [Jan 17] the appointment of Dr. Henna A. Karna as Chief Data Officer. Dr. Karna, who will start with the Company later this month and report to XL’s Chief Platform Officer, Myron Hendry, has more than 20 years of experience in leading data-driven, digital innovation and positive disruption within the insurance industry. Dr.... Read more of this article

New Bermuda Forwarders President: Nick Kempe

New Bermuda Forwarders President: Nick Kempe

Nick Kempe will succeed his father Toby Kempe as the President of Bermuda Forwarders Ltd, becoming the third President of the company as it enters its 62nd year of operation. “Toby Kempe is stepping back from his responsibilities as President to focus on the relocation and export departments alongside the America’s Cup project coordination,”... Read more of this article

Neil McConachie Resigns From Fidelis Insurance

Neil McConachie Resigns From Fidelis Insurance

Fidelis Insurance announced that Neil McConachie will be stepping down from his role as Group Chief Financial Officer in January 2018. He will then remain on the Board of Fidelis Insurance Holdings Limited, the holding company, as a Non-Executive Director. McConachie re-partnered with Richard Brindle to found the Company in 2015, and leaves for personal... Read more of this article

Matthew Isaly Appointed SVP At Hamilton Re

Matthew Isaly Appointed SVP At Hamilton Re

Hamilton Re, the Bermuda-based platform of Hamilton Insurance Group, announced today [Jan 9] that Matthew Isaly has joined Hamilton Re in the newly created position of Senior Vice President, Head of Information Systems. Reporting to Chief Financial Officer Vanessa Hardy Pickering, Mr. Isaly works with Hamilton Re’s management team to set the direction... Read more of this article

XL: Radulski To Retire, Goldstein Appointed

XL: Radulski To Retire, Goldstein Appointed

XL Group Ltd announced that Abbe Goldstein will succeed David Radulski as Director of Investor Relations, following Mr. Radulski’s retirement on March 31, 2017. Ms. Goldstein, who will join the Company from Ambac Financial Group, Inc. [Ambac] in January to ensure a smooth transition, will report to XL’s Chief Financial Officer Pete Porrino... Read more of this article

Hamilton Underwriting Appoints Peter Holland

Hamilton Underwriting Appoints Peter Holland

Hamilton Underwriting Limited, the managing agency of Syndicate 3334 and the Lloyd’s operations of Hamilton Insurance Group, has appointed Peter Holland as Claims Director to lead the agency’s Claims function. A qualified solicitor, Mr. Holland has 26 years of re/insurance experience and joins from Novae Group, where he was Divisional Director,... Read more of this article

Craig Davis Appointed BESCO General Manager

Craig Davis Appointed BESCO General Manager

Bermuda Aviation Services Limited [BAS] announced the appointment of Craig Davis as the new General Manager of BESCO. Craig Davis joins BESCO from LinkBermuda [formerly the Cable & Wireless Bermuda Group]. He has extensive experience in operational management and served in senior executive and board roles at the company for over 10 years, leaving... Read more of this article

BDA Appoint Andrea Jackson, Stephen Weinstein

BDA Appoint Andrea Jackson, Stephen Weinstein

The Bermuda Business Development Agency [BDA] tannounced the appointment of two new Directors to its Board. Andrea Jackson, Senior Vice President and Trust Relationship Manager at Lombard Odier Trust [Bermuda] Limited, and Stephen Weinstein, Senior Vice President and Group General Counsel, RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd., joined the BDA Board this month. Ms... Read more of this article

LOM Financial Welcomes New Asset Managers

LOM Financial Welcomes New Asset Managers

LOM Financial Ltd. has recently welcomed two new hires to its expanding team, with Juan Pablo Fukushi and Nan Wang joining the company as Junior Portfolio Managers. Scott Lines, Chairman and CEO of LOM, said:  “At LOM we strive to hire the brightest and most dedicated staff that can be found, to not only meet but exceed the expectations of our clients.... Read more of this article

Neon Appoint Two Non-Executive Directors

Neon Appoint Two Non-Executive Directors

Neon announced the appointments of Tom Hulst and Gavin Hunter as Non-Executive Directors of Neon’s Bermuda operations with immediate effect. “Tom has over 20 years’ [re]insurance experience, having held senior positions with both US and Bermuda [re]insurers,” the company said. “He most recently served as Chief Executive of Ariel... Read more of this article