Julie Boucher to take on new islands role at Marsh captive solutions

Julie Boucher to take on new islands role at Marsh captive solutions

Julie Boucher to take on new islands role at Marsh captive solutions

Marsh has announced two senior leadership appointments within Marsh captive solutions with effect from 1 January 2019. Julie Boucher will assume direct leadership of Marsh’s Bermuda, Cayman and Barbados captive offices, in the newly created role of islands practice leader. Ms Boucher is currently the Americas practice leader and will relocate to Bermuda from Vermont. She has 30 years’ captive…

Keeping one eye on the future

Keeping one eye on the future

Keeping one eye on the future

Business is operating in an unusual environment and is facing uncertainty, complexity and ambiguity. That was the stark message from Ansie Ramalho, senior consultant, International Finance Corporation, when addressing delegates at the Cruywagen-Irmsa Risk Lab in Cape Town. Her words were echoed by Elias Masilela, executive chairman of DNA Economics and commissioner of the 1st and 2nd National Planning Commission.…

Marsh names new international and UK client advisory leaders

Marsh names new international and UK client advisory leaders

Marsh names new international and UK client advisory leaders

Marsh has appointed Giampaolo Scarso to the newly created role of client advisory services (CAS) leader for its international division, and named Charlie Netherton as CAS leader UK and Ireland. CAS includes the broker’s global risk consulting, analytics, captive management and claims advocacy support services. Mr Scarso joined Marsh in 2007 and has held a series of leadership roles during…

Nadim Semaan joins Alesco as a partner

Nadim Semaan joins Alesco as a partner

Nadim Semaan joins Alesco as a partner

Alesco Risk Management Services (Alesco) has appointed Nadim Semaan as a partner. Mr Semaan will join Alesco, a specialist insurance and risk management broker, in July 2018 and will report to Simon Clarkson, managing partner. This newly created role will see him work closely with Alesco’s multidisciplinary and specialist teams across all business lines to further develop its business and…

Bouquot continues as AMRAE president

Bouquot continues as AMRAE president

Bouquot continues as AMRAE president

Brigitte Bouquot was re-elected as president of French risk management association AMRAE during its general assembly last month. At the meeting, AMRAE members also chose three new board members. They are: Zaiella Aissaoui, director of risks and insurance at Bouygues Construction; Philippe Cotelle, director of risk and insurance at Airbus Defence and Space; and Estelle Josso, director of insurance and…

Global Reach appoints new compliance and risk officer

Global Reach appoints new compliance and risk officer

Global Reach appoints new compliance and risk officer

London foreign exchange specialist Global Reach Partners has appointed Millie Richardson as chief compliance and risk officer. Ms Richardson joins Global Reach from World First, where she worked as chief compliance officer for five years. Previously in her career she worked at Axa UK as head of governance and reporting, as well as holding risk management and compliance roles at…

Aon appoints Lambrou as new CEO of commercial global specialties business

Aon appoints Lambrou as new CEO of commercial global specialties business

Aon appoints Lambrou as new CEO of commercial global specialties business

Aon has appointed Lambros Lambrou to the newly-created role of chief commercial officer and CEO of Global Specialties for commercial risk business. Mr Lambrou was previously CEO of Aon Risk Solutions, Australia and has worked in the risk management industry for over three decades. “Global Specialties is a critical element of how we identify and address our clients’ most pressing…

Chief risk officer first woman as executive director on Dangote board

Chief risk officer first woman as executive director on Dangote board

Chief risk officer first woman as executive director on Dangote board

Dangote Industries Limited has promoted Dr Adenike Fajemirokun to the role of group executive director, president’s office, where she will take on new roles in addition to her current schedule as group chief risk officer. She is the first-ever female executive director of Dangote Group. Olakunle Alake, the COO, is now the group managing director, while management also announced the appointment…