Argo Group Renews Harambee Re Sidecar for 2019

Article 0 Comments Argo Group International Holdings Ltd., the Bermuda-based specialty insurer and reinsurer, announced the renewal of Harambee Re Ltd. as Argo Group’s sidecar reinsurer for 2019. Launched in 2013, the sidecar continues Argo Group’s successful track record of building relationships with third-party capital providers to support the company’s […]

Harris to Head Argo International Operations; Hernandez Takes on Strategic Initiatives Role

Article 0 Comments Global specialty insurer and reinsurer Argo Group International Holdings, has appointed Matt Harris to be group head of the company’s international insurance operations, including the United Kingdom, Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Bermuda. Jose A. Hernandez, who is currently head of International Operations, will become responsible […]

Argo Names Duncan to Lead U.S. Specialty Programs

Article 0 Comments Specialty insurer Argo Group has appointed Marsh Duncan to serve as senior vice president U.S. Specialty Programs, effective immediately. In this role, Duncan will lead the company’s strategy to offer customized insurance products and services through specialized program administrators. Duncan replaces Andrew Borst, who served as senior […]

ArgoGlobal Taps Chaucer’s Bull, QBE’s Garcia-Anton Lopez for Casualty Team

Article 0 Comments ArgoGlobal, the Lloyd’s insurer and member of Argo Group, today announced the appointments of Geoffrey Bull, as casualty treaty underwriter, and Jaime Garcia-Anton Lopez, as professional indemnity (PI) underwriter. Bull and Garcia-Anton Lopez take up their roles immediately. Bull will report to Stuart Dale, international casualty treaty […]

Argo Group Acquires Italian Specialty Insurer Ariscom

Article 0 Comments Argo Group International Holdings is the proud new owner of Italian specialty insurer Ariscom, giving it an efficient way to expand through Europe. Neither side disclosed financial details. Argo Group CEO Mark E. Watson III explained that the purchase helped give the property/casualty specialty insurer and reinsurer […]