Lotter Joins Policy Administration Systems Provider, Instec, in Illinois

Article 0 Comments Naperville, Illinois-based Instec, a provider of policy administration systems to insurance program and specialty markets, has hired CJ Lotter as senior solution architect. He joins Instec’s engagement management team responsible for overseeing the implementation of Instec’s policy, underwriting and billing software. Lotter is 14-year insurance industry veteran. […]

McChristian, Proksa to Lead Insurance, Risk Management Programs at Gies College of Business

Article 0 Comments The University of Illinois’ Gies College of Business has Lynne McChristian and Corrie Proksa to lead its insurance and risk management programs. McChristian has been named director of the Office of Risk Management and Insurance Research (ORMIR), Proksa and will serve as the new director of the […]

Lloyd’s Chairman Carnegie-Brown Reflects on Life of Former Chairman Rowland

Article 0 Comments Bruce Carnegie-Brown, chairman of Lloyd’s, issued this market bulletin on Feb. 18, 2019 about the life and death of Sir David Rowland, who was chairman of the market between 1993 and 1997. It is with great sadness that I am writing to inform you of the passing […]

Global Broking Network Brokerslink Appoints Gavriel as European Regional Manager

Article 0 Comments Global broking network Brokerslink has appointed Christos Gavriel to the role of regional manager for Europe. Gavriel has a strong background in insurance having previously held various international roles at AIG before going on to set up and manage his own business, Renaissance Insurance Brokers Ltd, a […]

Palmer Joins EPIC’s Energy, Marine Practice in Houston

Article 0 Comments EPIC Insurance Brokers and Consultants has added Jose Palmer as a principal in the energy and marine practice within its property/and casualty operations. He is based in Houston and reports to Southwest Region Managing Principal and Director KJ Wagner. Palmer is responsible for new business development and […]

Great American Insurance Promotes Mercurio, Thompson

Article 0 Comments Cincinnati, Ohio-based Great American Insurance Group has promoted Anthony (Tony) J. Mercurio and David L. Thompson Jr. to executive vice presidents of its property/casualty group. Mercurio will continue to serve as president and CEO of National Interstate – a position he has held since 2016. Since joining […]

SCOR Names Conoscente CEO of SCOR Global P&C, Succeeding Peignet

Article 0 Comments SCOR announced the appointment of Jean-Paul Conoscente, currently chief executive officer of reinsurance at SCOR Global P&C, as CEO of SCOR Global P&C. This appointment follows Victor Peignet’s decision to retire for personal reasons, after 35 years with the SCOR group. Conoscente will also join the group’s […]

Dodrill Appointed as West Virginia Insurance Commissioner to Succeed McVey

Article 0 Comments West Virginia Governor Jim Justice has appointed James A. Dodrill as insurance commissioner, effective March 4, 2019. Dodrill succeeds Allen McVey, who was appointed earlier this year as secretary of the West Virginia Department of Administration. For the past two decades, Dodrill has worked as corporate claims […]

Ironshore’s Shrubb Joins AXA XL’s Terrorism Insurance Team in U.S.

Article 0 Comments Morgan Shrubb has joined AXA XL Insurance as underwriting manager for War, Terrorism & Political Violence insurance. Shrubb joins AXA XL from Ironshore International where she served as a production specialist, charged with growing the company’s war, terrorism and political violence book of business on the West […]

Hong Kong Insurer FWD Hires Ex-Deutsche Bank Dealmaker as M&A Adviser

Article 0 Comments FWD Group, the insurer backed by Hong Kong billionaire Richard Li, has hired former Deutsche Bank AG dealmaker Tan Boon-Kee as senior adviser for mergers and acquisitions. Tan, who will be based in Singapore, started in her new role at the acquisitive Asian insurer last week, a […]