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Munich Re promotes Hawkins to MD of Australasia

Global reinsurance giant Munich Re has named a new Managing Director for its activities in Australasia, promoting former head of Non-Life Scott Hawkins to the role. Hawkins has worked for Munich Re in Australia since 2005 and for the last six years has led Non-Life reinsurance operations in the region for read the full article →

Lockton Re hires ex-CATCo CUO Simon Moore

Lockton Re, the reinsurance business of the privately held independent global broking firm, has hired Simon Moore, the former Chief Underwriting Officer of CATCo, as a Senior Broker within its Non-Marine Retrocession & Property Specialty team in London. Moore had joined collateralized retrocessional reinsurance investment fund manager CATCo back in 2015, read the full article →

Horton to depart Beazley and become QBE CEO

Beazley, the Lloyd’s market focused specialist insurance and reinsurance underwriter, is losing its CEO, as Andrew Horton has taken a position as Group CEO of QBE Insurance in Australia. Horton has been with Beazley since June 2003, becoming Chief Executive Officer of Beazley plc and President of Beazley Insurance Company Inc. read the full article →

Lockton Re hires Aon ILW practice head Parcell in Bermuda

Lockton Re, the reinsurance business of the privately held independent global broking firm, has announced a key hire in Bermuda, taking Thomas Parcell from Aon as its new Chief Broking Officer on the island. Lockton Re has been building out its Bermuda platform of late and Parcell marks a key move read the full article →

Ascot promotes Thompson to CEO, Bermuda, as Berger departs

Ascot Group, the specialist global insurance and reinsurance underwriter owned by CPP Investments, the investment arm of the Canada Pension Plan, has promoted Ian Thompson to become its Chief Executive Officer in Bermuda, to replace John Berger who retires from the role this month. Ascot Group's Bermuda arm underwrites insurance or read the full article →

Aeolus Capital Management hires Dailey from RMS as Head of Research

Aeolus Capital Management Ltd., the Bermuda based reinsurance and insurance-linked securities (ILS) focused investment fund manager, has announced a new senior hire to its research division, with Dr. Peter Dailey set to joins as Head of Research. Dailey was most recently at catastrophe risk modeller RMS where he held the position read the full article →

BMS hires RenRe advisor Cameron as EVP US Property Treaty

Insurance and reinsurance broking group BMS has announced the hire of David Cameron, a former advisor to RenaissanceRe, as an Executive Vice President, continuing the build-out of its U.S. Property Treaty division. Cameron joins BMS from March 1st and will be based in the brokers' Edina, Minnesota office, reporting to Pete read the full article →

Strategic Risk Solutions adds Pereira in Bermuda for ILS push

Strategic Risk Solutions, Inc., a provider of insurance, reinsurance and captive management and consulting services, has made another key hire as it pursues insurance-linked securities (ILS) business, appointing Anna Pereira as Senior Vice President, Insurance-Linked Securities (ILS). Pereira will take up the role at Strategic Risk Solutions (SRS) from March 1st read the full article →

Arch appoints Louis Tucker to lead its Lloyd’s managing agency

Arch Insurance International, part of the global insurance and reinsurance underwriting Arch Capital Group, has named Louis Tucker as the new head of its Lloyd's managing agency operations, Arch Managing Agency Limited. Tucker was most recently the Head of Third-Party Capital at Arch Insurance International. He joined Arch when the firm acquired read the full article →

Willis Re hires Michel Büker from PartnerRe as Head of Lloyd’s Capital

Reinsurance broker Willis Re, part of the Willis Towers Watson group, has hired Michel Büker from reinsurer PartnerRe to the newly created role of Head of Lloyd’s Capital, Willis Re Specialty. Büker has been given dual roles at the reinsurance broker, also taking on the position of Head of Production, Customised read the full article →