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EC News (11 August 2022)

  • Publish Date: Posted about 2 months ago
  • Author:by Sheridan Muir

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

Apollo names Kate Foster as head of property for Syndicate 1969

Apollo has announced the appointment of Kate Foster as its new head of property for Syndicate 1969. She joined the business from Beazley where she has served as a property underwriter since 2017. Read More

Aon appoints James Platt as chief digital officer and adds Mindy Simon as COO

Global (re)insurer Aon has named James Platt as chief digital officer overseeing Digital Client Solutions and Mindy Simon joins the firm as chief operating officer leading Aon Business Services. Read More

BHSI expands E&P lines coverage in Switzerland with new hire

Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance has announced the launch of Executive & Professional (E&P) Lines coverage in Switzerland, appointing Christoph Kammermann as Head. Read More

Becky Allison joins Aon Reinsurance solutions as COO of STG

Global professional services firm Aon has announced the appointment of Becky Allison as the new chief operating officer of the firm’s Strategy and Technology Group (STG), Reinsurance Solutions. Read More

Gallagher acquire UK risk management consultancy, AnotherDay

Global insurance brokerage Gallagher has announced the acquisition of AnotherDay Limited, a UK-based risk management consultancy, helping organisations across 90 countries pre-empt and prepare for complex threats, react to crises and investigate criminality through the use of intelligence and technology. Read More