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EC News (29 September 2022)

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

​​​​​​​​​​​Round-up of the weekly news and developments from the global (re)insurance market with stories from Canopius, Aurora, BHSI and more.​

Canopius names Adhiraj Maitra as group head of sustainability

Global specialty (re)insurer Canopius Group has announced the appointment of Adhiraj Maitra as group head of sustainability, effective immediately, reporting to Lindsay Astor, chief of staff and head of strategic development. Read More

Aurora adds Ian Thomas as head of product and insights

Digital platform and managing general agent Aurora has appointed Ian Thomas as head of product and insight. He joins the firm from WTW, where he served as director of risk, insurance consulting and technology. Read More

BHSI promotes duo in Ireland

Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance (BHSI) has announced the promotion of Shane O’Neill to head of property and Ciaran Reddin to head of professional indemnity and cyber. Both men will be based in Dublin and joined the firm in 2019. Read More

Marsh & McLennan announce Doyle will succeed Glaser as president and CEO

Global (re)insurer Marsh & McLennan has announced that John Doyle has been appointed as president and chief executive officer, effective 1 January 2023. He will succeed Daniel Glaser, who will retire from the firm at the end of the year. Read More

SiriusPoint adds Bobby Heerasing as active underwriter of Lloyd’s Syndicate 1945

Global specialty (re)insurer has named Bobby Heerasing as active underwriter of Lloyd’s Syndicate 1945, effective 1 September 2022. He will also take on the role of SiriusPoint UK Country Brand Manager following the sale of SiriusPoint’s Lloyd’s Managing General Agent to Mosaic Insurance. The sale is expected to complete in Q4 2022. Read More