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EC News (27 January 2022)

  • Publish Date: Posted 10 months ago
  • Author:by Alan Jarque

Round-up of the weekly news and developments from the global (re)insurance market with stories from Gallagher Re, Aon, Marsh and more.

Gallagher Re names Alex Ntelekos as regional EMEA director

Global reinsurance broker, Gallagher Re has announced the appointment of Alex Ntelekos as a regional director in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA), effective immediately. Read More

Aon expands operations leadership team with two new hires

Global (re)insurance broker, Aon has announced the appointments of Katy Whelan as London chief operating officer and Charles Stewart as the head of strategy, planning and implementation, Aon Business Services (ABS), UK. Both are based in London and report to Nathan Shanaghy, Aon UK COO and head of strategy for ABS. Read More

Marsh makes changes to FINPRO division in London

Global insurer, Marsh has announced the appointments of Tim Payne as UK chairman of Marsh Specialty’s Financial and Professional (FINPRO) practice and Michael Morgan as head of professional liability, UK FINPRO. Both will be based in London and report to Beth Thurston, the newly appointed UK CEO, FINPRO, Marsh Specialty. Read More

WTW adds Stefan Weda to lead corporate risk & broking operation, Benelux

Reinsurance broker WTW has named Stefan Weda as the new leader of the firm’s corporate risk & broking operation for the Benelux countries, effective 1 May 2022. Weda joins from Aon where he has held a range of senior leadership roles across a 23-year career with the business. Read More

Markel Intl. appoints Matthew Brooke as war & terrorism underwriter

Markel International has appointed Matthew Brooke as war and terrorism underwriter, reporting to Will Newman, senior underwriter for war and terrorism and head of Africa at Markel International. Read More

Nathalie Meyer promoted to country president in Switzerland at Chubb

Chubb has announced Nathalie Meyer has been promoted to country president for Switzerland, effective 1 February. She succeeds Dawn Miller, regional executive officer for the Central Region and country president for Switzerland, who will be departing the company. Read More

Certa adds two new hires to bolster tax offering

Boutique tax insurer, Certa Insurance Partners has appointed Laura Foley and Julia Monsech as senior tax underwriters to further bolster their underwriting team and support their growing global tax insurance offering. Read More