Chubb appoints chief reinsurance officer

Chubb appoints chief reinsurance officer

Chubb appoints chief reinsurance officer

Jeremiah Konz has been appointed chief reinsurance officer at Chubb. He is currently executive vice-president, reinsurance officer for Chubb Overseas General, the company’s international general insurance business. In his new role, Mr Konz will have management responsibility for the design and purchase of reinsurance programmes for Chubb and its business units globally, managing the company’s reinsurance recoverable assets and overseeing…

Chubb appoints Kessler to head global cyber risk business

Chubb appoints Kessler to head global cyber risk business

Chubb appoints Kessler to head global cyber risk business

Chubb has appointed Michael Kessler as division president of its global cyber risk insurance business. Moving from his current post as vice-president and chief reinsurance officer at Chubb, Mr Kessler will now oversee the insurer’s cyber strategy, product and business development, underwriting and service operations, and profit and loss performance. Mr Kessler will report to Paul Krump, vice-chairman of Chubb…

AGCS appoints new head of Mediterranean and Africa

AGCS appoints new head of Mediterranean and Africa

AGCS appoints new head of Mediterranean and Africa

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) has appointed Patrick Thiels as regional managing director for its Mediterranean and Africa unit, to replace Corinne Cipière who will move to Allianz France. Ms Cipière has been appointed to the board of management at Allianz France as chief customer officer from 1 January 2021. Mr Thiels will oversee the recently expanded Mediterranean and…

IUMI president Turner joins Victor Insurance

IUMI president Turner joins Victor Insurance

IUMI president Turner joins Victor Insurance

Managing general underwriter Victor Insurance has appointed the current head of the International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI), Richard Turner, as its international head of marine. Mr Turner will take up the role with immediate effect. He has previously worked as CEO of RSA Luxembourg and director of Global Risk Solutions. At Victor Insurance, Mr Turner will be based in…

New executive chairman in Latin America for BMS Group

New executive chairman in Latin America for BMS Group

New executive chairman in Latin America for BMS Group

Independent specialist broker BMS Group has appointed Aidan Pope as executive chairman of its Latin American and Caribbean business, effective 1 January 2021. Mr Pope will focus on growing BMS’s operations in Latin America and the Caribbean, and further expanding its client base and business network in the region. He will work closely with Jose Astorqui, CEO of BMS Latin…

Chubb names John Keogh president

Chubb names John Keogh president

Chubb names John Keogh president

Chubb has named John Keogh, its executive vice-chairman and chief operating officer (COO), as president, in addition to his COO role. Mr Keogh takes on his new role immediately and will continue to report to Evan Greenberg, Chubb’s chairman and CEO. The new president’s current board responsibilities remain unchanged. “The title of president more appropriately reflects John’s current wide-ranging responsibilities…

Chubb appoints digital head of international general insurance business

Chubb appoints digital head of international general insurance business

Chubb appoints digital head of international general insurance business

Gabriel Lazaro has been appointed to the newly created role of senior vice-president, digital head of Chubb Overseas General Insurance, Chubb’s international general insurance business in 51 countries and territories. He will have responsibility for digital insurance product distribution and sales efforts in countries and territories outside North America, working with Chubb’s digital teams around the world. He will report…

ILS leader joins Strategic Risk Solutions in Bermuda

ILS leader joins Strategic Risk Solutions in Bermuda

ILS leader joins Strategic Risk Solutions in Bermuda

Matthew Charleson is to join Strategic Risk Solutions (SRS) as chief operating officer of fund services and ILS, effective as of 7 December 2020. According to SRS, he will be responsible for further developing and implementing SRS’s services within the insurance-linked securities (ILS) sector of the insurance and reinsurance industry in key jurisdictions where SRS operates, including Bermuda, Cayman, Europe…

1 2 3 32