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EC News (1 December 2022)

  • Publish Date: Posted over 1 year ago
  • Author:by Sheridan Muir

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Round-up of the weekly news and developments from the global (re)insurance market with stories from Mosaic Insurance, Tysers Insurance Brokers, Liberty Mutual Re and more.​

Mosaic Insurance opens new office in Frankfurt

Mosaic Insurance has announced the opening of an office in Frankfurt, Germany, to help meet demand for cyber and transactional liability coverage through Continental Europe. This is Mosaics’ sixth office since its launch last year, following those in Bermuda, London, New York, Chicago and Toronto. Read More

Tysers names Andrew Kendrick as chair

Tysers Insurance Brokers has named Andrew Kendrick as non-executive chair, effective 1 December 2022. Peter Haynes will remain as chair until FCA approval for Andrew Kendrick is granted. Read More

Liberty Mutual Re promotes Vincent Gilardi to head of international treaty casualty

Liberty Mutual Reinsurance has announced the promotion of Vincent Gilardi to head of international treaty casualty. Within this role, Gilardi will lead all casualty reinsurance international business for Liberty Mutual Re. Read More

Tokio Marine HCC International promotes Vanesa Herrero to European CEO

Tokio Marine HCC International has announced Vanesa Herrero has been promoted to chief executive officer of Tokio Marine Europe. Herrero’s appointment follows the imminent departure of Christian Kanu, who is leaving TMHCCI to take up a new role at a global insurer in his native Italy. Read More

Vanessa Leemans joins AXA XL as head of cyber

AXA XL had announced the appointment of Vanessa Leemans as head of cyber, UK & Lloyd’s, effective immediately. She joins from Aon and will be responsible for leading AXA XL’s cyber business in the UK and driving its strategic, profitable development. Read More

Beazley appoints Ellie Horner as head of ceded reinsurance

Specialty insurer, Beazley has appointed Ellie Horner as group head of ceded reinsurance, succeeding William Mills, who has departed to Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS). Horner has worked at Beazley since early 2020 as a ceded reinsurance manager, playing a key role in reinsurance purchasing decisions and strategy at the company. Read More