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EC News (29 July 2021)

  • Publish Date: Posted almost 3 years ago
  • Author:by Alan Jarque

Round-up of the weekly news and developments from the global (re)insurance market with stories from London Market Group, Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance, Aon and more.

London Market Group appoints Patricia Roufca to the board

The London Market Group has announced the appointment of Patricia Roufca to the board. Read More

BHSI names Caroline Alder-Smurthwaite as head of casualty, UK

Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance has announced the appointment of Caroline Alder-Smurthwaite as head of general casualty, UK. Read More

Aon & Willis Towers Watson mutually agree to terminate merger

Global (re)insurance brokers Aon and Willis Towers Watson have announced the mutually agreed termination of their business merger and end litigation with the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ). The proposed deal was officially announced on 9 March 2020. Read More

Swiss Re CorSo appoints Pritchard new head of distribution management, EMEA

Swiss Re Corporate Solutions, the commercial insurance arm of Swiss Re, has announced the appointment of Caroline Pritchard as head distribution management Europe, Middle East and Africa, effective 1 September 2021. Read More

Lloyd’s appoints Lord Sedwill to Council

Lloyd’s announced the appointment of Mark Sedwill, Baron Sedwill of Sherborne KCMG FRGS, to the Lloyd’s Council and his election to the role of senior independent director and deputy chair of Lloyd’s, succeeding Andy Haste. Read More

Covéa appoints Adrian Furness as CEO

French insurer Covéa Insurance has announced the appointment of Adrian Furness to chief executive officer succeeding James Reeder who is departing the business. Read More