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AXIS Appoints Barbara Yastine To Board

AXIS Appoints Barbara Yastine To Board

AXIS Capital Holdings announced that Barbara A. Yastine has been appointed to the Company’s Board of Directors, effective July 1, 2018. A respected leader in the financial services and risk management sectors, Ms. Yastine was previously the CEO at Ally Bank and also served in the CFO role at Credit Suisse First Boston and in Citigroup’s Global... Read more of this article

WiRe Announces Three Officer Appointments

WiRe Announces Three Officer Appointments

Women in Reinsurance [WiRe], the organization for women working in the Bermuda reinsurance sector, today [June 27] announced three officer appointments. A spokesperson said, “The appointments include Head of Events Committee – Rachael Afford, Vice President, Specialty Reinsurance, Allied World; Secretary – Joelina Redden, General Counsel,... Read more of this article

AOG Appoints Ballard As Chief Financial Officer

AOG Appoints Ballard As Chief Financial Officer

In a filing with the Bermuda Stock Exchange, American Overseas Group Limited [AOG] announced that Ron Ballard has been appointed Chief Financial Officer. The filing stated that “Ron Ballard has been appointed Chief Financial Officer of the Company effective as of June 19, 2018. Mr. Ballard has 25 years of experience in the P&C insurance industry... Read more of this article

Appleby Bermuda Promote Boys, Carr & Tildesley

Appleby Bermuda Promote Boys, Carr & Tildesley

Law firm Appleby has announced three Senior Associate promotions in Bermuda. The promotions are across two practice groups, Corporate and Dispute Resolution. These promotions are in addition to the five partner promotions announced in April 2018. Tiffany Boys, Matthew Carr and Hannah TildesleyThe company said, “Tiffany Boys has been promoted... Read more of this article

Neil Lee-Amies Joins Hamilton Underwriting

Neil Lee-Amies Joins Hamilton Underwriting

Hamilton Underwriting Limited, the managing agency of Syndicate 3334 and the Lloyd’s operations of Hamilton Insurance Group, announced that Neil Lee-Amies has joined the agency as Head of Treaty. Mr Lee-Amies reports to Active Underwriter Miles Osorio. Mr. Osorio and Adrian Daws succeeded Trevor Carvey as Active Underwriter following Mr. Carvey’s... Read more of this article

Conyers Dill & Pearman Promote Blakesley

Conyers Dill & Pearman Promote Blakesley

Conyers Dill & Pearman announced that Justine Blakesley has been promoted to the newly created role of Global Head of Client Services. Mrs Blakesley will be responsible for the strategy and development of Conyers’ internationally recognized Client Services business in Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands, the Cayman Islands, Hong Kong and Singapore. The... Read more of this article

Neon Bermuda Appoints Fellowes, Outerbridge

Neon Bermuda Appoints Fellowes, Outerbridge

Neon Bermuda announced the appointments of Roy Fellowes and Stephanie Outerbridge,. Roy Fellowes joins as Non-Executive Director, taking over from Gavin Hunter who is relocating from the island. With over 30 years’ experience in the Bermuda insurance market, Fellowes is currently a member of the Bermuda Insurance Advisory Committee, Director of the... Read more of this article

Horseshoe Group Hires Pereira & Lavery

Horseshoe Group Hires Pereira & Lavery

Horseshoe Group announced two recent senior hires to further strengthen its global offerings. Anna Pereira and Mark Lavery have been appointed as SVP, Head of Treasury and SVP, Head of Marketing & Communications respectively. Both Bermudian, Pereira and Lavery will be based out of Horseshoe’s Bermuda office and will play key roles in the firm’s... Read more of this article

XL Announces Appointment Of Smyth & Greaves

XL Announces Appointment Of Smyth & Greaves

XL Catlin insurance operations announced the appointment of Donnacha Smyth as President Global Excess Casualty Insurance and of Carla Greaves as Chief Underwriting Officer, Global Excess Casualty. Mr. Smyth, who will be based in Dublin, will start his new role on September 3, 2018. He will lead all Global Excess Casualty teams including North America,... Read more of this article

Kathleen Bibbings Named New BIMA President

Kathleen Bibbings Named New BIMA President

Kathleen Bibbings, who has more than 30 years’ experience in the insurance industry and currently heads up AIG’s Bermuda captive operations, has been appointed President of the Bermuda Insurance Management Association [BIMA]. Bibbings replaces outgoing president Grainne Richmond who has completed the position’s two-year term, the association announced... Read more of this article

Chwick & Heise Join Essent Group Board

Chwick & Heise Join Essent Group Board

Essent Group announced that Jane P. Chwick and Angela Heise have joined its Board of Directors. “We are very pleased to have Jane and Angela join our Board of Directors,” said Mark Casale, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “They both bring tremendous depth of technology and cybersecurity experience to our Board. In an ever changing world of... Read more of this article

Envelop Risk Appoints Brian O’Hara To Board

Envelop Risk Appoints Brian O’Hara To Board

Envelop Risk, a global specialty cyber insurance analytics and underwriting firm, announces that industry veteran Brian O’Hara will be appointed to its Board of Directors, effective as of May 31, 2018. O’Hara is the former Chairman and CEO of XL Capital Ltd, now XL Group. O’Hara joins Envelop’s distinguished board of directors and management... Read more of this article

Hamilton Capital Appoint Brenton Slade

Hamilton Capital Appoint Brenton Slade

Hamilton Insurance Group, the Bermuda-based holding company for insurance and reinsurance operations in Bermuda and at Lloyd’s, today announced the appointment of Brenton Slade as Senior Vice President, Hamilton Capital Partners, a new business unit that will be tasked with the further development of Hamilton’s capital management capabilities. Mr.... Read more of this article