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ABIR Welcomes Re/insurer Sompo As Member

ABIR Welcomes Re/insurer Sompo As Member

The Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers [ABIR] announced the addition of Sompo International Holdings Ltd. as its newest member, along with the appointment of Sompo’s Chief Risk Officer, Emmanuel Brulé, to the ABIR Board of Directors. A spokesperson said, “The Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers [ABIR] welcomed Sompo... Read more of this article

AXIS Names Kyle Freeman Head Of AXIS ILS

AXIS Names Kyle Freeman Head Of AXIS ILS

AXIS Capital Holdings has appointed Kyle Freeman as Head of AXIS ILS, effective immediately. A spokesperson said, “AXIS Capital Holdings Limited [“AXIS Capital” or the “Company”] [NYSE: AXS] announced today that it has appointed Kyle Freeman as Head of AXIS ILS, effective immediately. Mr. Freeman’s responsibilities will include overseeing... Read more of this article

BHCF Foundation Appoints Six New Directors

BHCF Foundation Appoints Six New Directors

The Bermuda Hospitals Charitable Foundation [BHCF] has expanded its board with the addition of six new directors, Angela Atherden, Sally-Anne Baron, Andrew Gibbs, Richard Lau, Nevine Lewis and Harriet Stuckes. Jane Spurling, Chair of the Board, said, “The new Directors bring a wide range of experience in finance, compliance, information technology,... Read more of this article

Brit Ltd Appoints David Cary As Deputy Head

Brit Ltd Appoints David Cary As Deputy Head

Brit Ltd announced that David Cary has been appointed to the role of Deputy Head of Property Treaty, Bermuda. A spokesperson said, “David brings nearly 20 years’ experience in the reinsurance sector. Before joining Brit, he was Underwriting Manager and Head of Property & Casualty, Bermuda for QBE Re. Prior to this, David held senior roles... Read more of this article

Bank Of Butterfield Appoints Simon Des-Etages

Bank Of Butterfield Appoints Simon Des-Etages

The Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son announced the appointment of Simon Des-Etages to General Counsel and Group Chief Legal Officer effective March 18, 2024. A spokesperson said, “Mr. Des-Etages succeeds Shaun Morris, who has served in the role for the last twelve years and made the decision to retire.” Michael Collins, Chairman and Chief... Read more of this article

Compre Announces Zameer Mitha’s Appointment

Compre Announces Zameer Mitha’s Appointment

Compre, the Bermuda-domiciled international legacy group, today announced the appointment of Zameer [Zam] Mitha to the newly created role of group commercial director within the group’s business development function. A spokesperson said, “Mitha, who joined Compre as chief actuary – North America in 2022, will be responsible for business origination... Read more of this article

PwC: Dealmaking Expected To Remain Active

PwC: Dealmaking Expected To Remain Active

“Many financial services [FS] dealmakers entered 2024 with a greater sense of optimism, reflecting on 2023 as a low point in which uncertainty created by macroeconomic factors such as high inflation, rising interest rates and lower economic growth projections dampened M&A activity,” PwC said. A spokesperson said, “While macroeconomic... Read more of this article

Arch Capital Promotes Three Senior Executives

Arch Capital Promotes Three Senior Executives

Arch Reinsurance promoted Jerome Halgan to President and Chief Underwriting Officer, Vanessa Hardy Pickering to Chief Financial Officer, and Lester Pun to Chief Operating Officer, effective April 1, 2024. A spokesperson said, “Arch Reinsurance Group today announces the promotions of three senior executives, effective April 1, 2024: Jerome Halgan,... Read more of this article

Clarien Bank Appoints Roger Brown As SVP

Clarien Bank Appoints Roger Brown As SVP

Clarien Bank announced the appointment of Roger Brown as Senior Vice President and Head of Commercial Banking, saying he will “provide strategic leadership and drive growth within Clarien’s Commercial Banking division. A spokesperson said, “Clarien Bank, a trusted and well-established financial institution in Bermuda, is excited to... Read more of this article

Yan-Xia Rogers Joins Carey Olsen Bermuda

Yan-Xia Rogers Joins Carey Olsen Bermuda

Carey Olsen announced that Yan-Xia Rogers has “returned home to Bermuda to join the firm’s corporate team.” A spokesperson said, “Yan-Xia will specialise in corporate and commercial law, advising clients on a range of cross-border transactions, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate governance matters. “Having moved... Read more of this article

“Building Bridges, Transforming Healthcare”

“Building Bridges, Transforming Healthcare”

The Docs for Dinner event is set to feature Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] CEO Scott Pearman addressing the theme of “Building Bridges, Transforming Healthcare”. A spokesperson said, “This week’s Docs for Dinner is fully subscribed following an overwhelming response from the medical community. Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] CEO... Read more of this article

Josephine Noddings To Speak At Risk Summit

Josephine Noddings To Speak At Risk Summit

Appleby counsel Josephine Noddings will address insurtech innovation at the Bermuda Risk Summit on March 15, 2024. A spokesperson said, “Appleby Counsel Josephine Noddings will speak at the Bermuda Risk Summit, taking place on 13-15 March 2024 at the Hamilton Princess & Beach Club. “The three-day conference which is presented by the... Read more of this article

Hamilton Appoints Dr Vaughan & Patterson

Hamilton Appoints Dr Vaughan & Patterson

Hamilton Insurance Group has welcomed Dr. Therese Vaughan and Neil Patterson to its Board of Directors, effective March 11, 2024, with Patterson assuming the role of Chair of the Audit Committee, while Pauline Richards retires after a decade of service. A spokesperson said, “Hamilton Insurance Group, Ltd. announced today that Dr. Therese Vaughan... Read more of this article

De Waal Nigrini Promoted To Associate At MJM

De Waal Nigrini Promoted To Associate At MJM

MJM Limited has promoted De Waal Nigrini to the position of associate within their Corporate and Finance team. A spokesperson said, “Internationally recognized law firm, MJM Limited, is delighted to announce that De Waal Nigrini has been promoted to associate on the Corporate and Finance team. “De Waal is dual-qualified having been admitted... Read more of this article

Axis Appoints Stephen Lord & Robert Barriero

Axis Appoints Stephen Lord & Robert Barriero

AXIS Capital named Stephen Lord as Global Chief Information Officer and Robert Barriero as Global Head of Strategic Sourcing and Corporate Real Estate. A spokesperson said, “AXIS Capital Holdings Limited announced today the hiring and appointment of Stephen Lord as Global Chief Information Officer [CIO] and Robert Barriero as Global Head of Strategic... Read more of this article

David Gibbons Recognized By Captive Review

David Gibbons Recognized By Captive Review

David Gibbons, PwC Bermuda’s Captive Insurance Leader, has been named to Captive Review’s list of the most influential global captive figures since 1999. With the help of thousands of responses to this year’s annual Power 50 poll, Captive Review compiled a long list of potential entries. The publication said the task of whittling down the list... Read more of this article