People moves news, in insurance-linked securities (ILS) and related areas of reinsurance

Articles discussing news on hiring, people moves and appointements in the insurance linked securities (ILS) market, at ILS fund managers, catastrophe bond specialists, insurance-linked securities funds, other insurance-linked security related entities and also across other related areas of reinsurance.


Lockton Re names Jonty Davies CEO of new Bermuda office

Global reinsurance broker Lockton Re, part of the independent Lockton broking group, has named Jonathan (Jonty) Davies as CEO of its newly launched Bermuda office. In launching Lockton Re (Bermuda) Limited, the company has put together a growing team of reinsurance and retrocessional broking experts, with capital markets expertise. Tim Gardner, Global read the full article →

Lockton Re confirms Bob Bisset as Chairman, Global Retrocession

Independent insurance broking giant Lockton has now confirmed the senior hire and appointment of Bob Bisset as its new Chairman, Global Retrocession & Property Specialty, Bermuda and Market Capital of reinsurance broking unit Lockton Re. As we explained back in June, Lockton Re was set to appoint former Aon executive Bob read the full article →

Miller hires Erik Manning from Peak Capital as Head of ILS

Insurance and reinsurance broker Miller, the newly independent and private equity funded broking group, has announced a further expansion into the insurance-linked securities (ILS) world, with the appointment of Erik Manning as Head of ILS. Manning was most recently the Co-CEO of Peak Capital, the ILS investment fund manager operation of read the full article →

TigerRisk hires former JLT Re exec Jonathon D’Arcy as CFO

TigerRisk Partners LLC, the global risk, capital and reinsurance brokerage and advisory, has announced a new senior appointment, as it has added a new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) with the hiring of Jonathon D’Arcy, who previously worked at broker JLT Re as CFO and COO. D’Arcy joins TigerRisk to replace Milan read the full article →

Aspen hires Rippert from Arch as EVP, Head of Mortgage

Aspen Insurance Holdings Limited, the Bermuda headquartered insurance and reinsurance group, has made a key hire for its mortgage re/insurance business, taking Arch Capital's Andrew Rippert as EVP and Head of Mortgage. Rippert will join Aspen from June 7th 2021 and will report to Christian Dunleavy, Chief Underwriting Officer Aspen Reinsurance read the full article →

Gallagher hires Wakefield from Aon as new CEO of reinsurance

Gallagher, the global broking brand of Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., has announced the hire of Tom Wakefield from Aon to take on the role of Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of its reinsurance business, Gallagher Re. Wakefield will take over the Gallagher Re CEO role from Simon Behagg, who is transitioning read the full article →

Validus Re names Wehmeyer Head of International as Bardill set to retire

Sven Wehmeyer is set to take responsibility for the non-U.S. property reinsurance and overseas offices of AIG reinsurance arm Validus Re, after being promoted to Executive Vice President, Head of International. Wehmeyer was already Chief Executive Officer of Validus Reinsurance (Switzerland) Ltd. and will continue in that role as well. But given read the full article →

Brad Livingston joins Apollo to originate P&C investment opportunities

Private equity specialist Apollo Global has hired Brad Livingston from Willis Re Securities, an executive with some 14 years of insurance-linked securities (ILS) experience who will now originate P&C opportunities for the private equity investor. Livingston has had an ILS and alternative reinsurance capital focus throughout his career, having begun at read the full article →

Aspen hires von Reitzenstein as Capital Markets Portfolio Manager

Aspen Capital Markets has hired Andy von Reitzenstein, previously of Credit Suisse ILS backed reinsurer Bernina Re, as a Portfolio Manager based in Bermuda. Aspen Capital Markets is the third-party reinsurance capital and insurance-linked securities (ILS) operations of global re/insurer Aspen Insurance Holding Limited. von Reitzenstein has worked in ILS and third-party read the full article →

Aspen hires Bill Miller from KPMG as Group Chief Actuarial Officer

Aspen Insurance Holdings Limited, the Bermuda headquartered insurance and reinsurance group, has made a key appointment in hiring Bill Miller from KPMG to become its Group Chief Actuarial Officer. Miller is a Managing Director at KPMG in Bermuda and has been integral to driving the growth of the firm's insurance and read the full article →