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EC News (10 February 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 Liberty Speciality Markets, Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance, QBE and more.

Paul Beattie appointed global head of war and terrorism at LSM

Liberty Speciality Markets, part of Liberty Mutual Insurance Group has announced the appointment of Paul Beattie as global head of war and terrorism, effective immediately. Read More

BHSI promotes Janine McGriskin to head of financial, UK

Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance (BHSI) has announced the promotion of Janine McGriskin to head of financial institutions, UK. She was previously senior underwriter, UK Financial Institutions, at BHSI. Read More

QBE appoints Kevin Shallow as director of underwriting, Marine

QBE has named Kevin Shallow director of underwriting and product head for marine, succeeding Tim Pembroke who will be retiring on 31 March after nearly 38 years in the marine insurance industry. Read More

Beazley hires Katie Hunter to open market property team

Beazley has announced the appointment of Katie Hunter as underwriter for the businesses open market property division, reporting to Simon Wilson, head of open market at Beazley. Read More

Tysers expands political violence and terrorism team with new hire

Independent Lloyd’s broker, Tysers has announced the appointment of James Lucas as its associate director in its political violence and terrorism team. Read More

Howden appoints Nicolas Aubert as CEO, France

Howden has announced the appointment of Nicolas Aubert as chief executive officer, France. He returns to France to lead operations in this key market as Howden continues to expand its European platform. Read More

Aon adds Intl. Head of Cyber Analytics, Reinsurance Solutions

Reinsurance broker, Aon has hired Rory Egan as international head of cyber analytics for its Reinsurance Solutions unit, based in London. He joins from Munich Re where he spent the previous 5 years. Read More

Aegon names Deborah Waters as chief technology officer

Dutch insurance group, Aegon has announced the appointment of Deborah Waters as chief technology officer and a member of the management board. She joins the business from Citigroup where she held various technology leadership positions. Read More