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Hyperion valued at $5bn after HG Capital investment & debt raise

Global insurance and reinsurance intermediary and distributor holding company Hyperion Insurance Group Limited has raised a significant new haul of capital from a key private equity investor and through a private debt issuance, as it targets accelerated growth. The private equity investor in question is HG Capital, a technology focused investor read the full article →

Guy Carpenter hires Paul Miller from Aon to key Property Cat role

Reinsurance broker Guy Carpenter has announced a key hire to its Property Catastrophe team, taking Paul Miller from rival Aon to lead property cat broking for UK, Global Specialties and key global clients. Paul Miller was most recently Head of International Catastrophe Management at Aon's Reinsurance Solutions division. He will lead Guy read the full article →

Aon Reinsurance Solutions hires Pett from Nephila in Bermuda

Aon's Reinsurance Solutions division has announced the hire of Stephen Pett in Bermuda, who joins the broker from his most recent position with insurance-linked securities (ILS) fund manager Nephila Capital. Pett joins Aon as a Vice President and broker and will focus on instruments such as industry loss warranties (ILW's) other read the full article →

Guy Carpenter appoints Marsh’s Dean Klisura as President

Reinsurance brokerage Guy Carpenter, part of the Marsh & McLennan group of companies, has appointed long-time Marsh insurance broking senior executive Dean Klisura as its new President. In a move many will see as a potential step on the route towards a CEO succession at Guy Carpenter, Klisura will become President read the full article →

Beach hires reinsurance & capital management focused broker Berkstresser

Beach & Associates has announced the hiring of Warren Berkstresser from Willis Re, who will joins the firms reinsurance division Beach Re in its Seattle office. Berkstresser has a background in reinsurance brokerage and capital management or advisory, having worked on capital market and alternative risk solutions for clients during his read the full article →

McGill & Partners hires Milgate to lead growing treaty reinsurance team

McGill & Partners, the boutique risk solutions firm launched by former Aon President Steve McGill, has announced the hiring of Angus Milgate as Head of Treaty Reinsurance, as well as a raft of hires expanding that team to 34 members. Angus Milgate was most recently Head of UK and Ireland for read the full article →

Capsicum Re to be renamed Gallagher Re, in alignment with parent

Reinsurance broker Capsicum Re is to be renamed as Gallagher Re, to bring the company into line with its parent Arthur J. Gallagher  & Co. (AJG). Arthur J. Gallagher  & Co. (AJG) took 100% ownership of Capsicum Re back in January, to bring the specialty reinsurance broking joint venture that it read the full article →

Guy Carpenter hires Livingston from Willis Re to new Global Head of Sales role

Reinsurance broker Guy Carpenter has created a new senior executive Global Head of Sales role, to bring its sales activities under one leadership, and hired Jeffrey Livingston from Willis Re to fill it. Livingston has a long career in insurance and reinsurance, with over 30 years of industry experience most recently read the full article →

RKH adds APAC reinsurance hires, makes Warwick Head of Treaty APAC

RKH Reinsurance Brokers (RKHRB), part of the global Hyperion Insurance Group and the dedicated reinsurance arm of RKH Specialty, has named Steve Warwick as its new Head of Treaty Reinsurance APAC and added two more significant hires, also from RFIB, as it looks to expand in the Asia Pacific region. Warwick read the full article →

Guy Carpenter promotes Askew to CEO Canada

Global reinsurance broker Guy Carpenter has promoted Peter Askew to President and CEO of its Canadian operations, after Donald Callahan stepped down from the positions. Askew has worked at Guy Carpenter for almost three years this time around, but had previously spent a seven year stint at the reinsurance broker, all read the full article →