Specialty insurer Beazley has appointed Sally Lake to replace Martin Bride as the group finance director.
Climate change risks are a key focus for the insurance sector but its “slow-burner” effect on public health and how that will impact insurers has been flagged up as one to watch in the 2019 SONAR report from the Swiss Re Institute.
The Prime Minister of the UK, Theresa May, has announced that she will resign her position as leader of the Conservative Party in June and then step down as PM after her replacement is found.
Italian insurance group Generali has entered into an agreement for the sale of the life run-off portfolio of its UK branch with a subsidiary of Reinsurance Group of America (RGA).
Bermuda-based specialty re/insurer Lancashire Holdings is seeking a new group chief financial officer following the departure of Elaine Whelan next year.
Re/insurance broker Lockton has hired senior Gallagher and Willis executives as it it looks to grow its presence across the North of England and Midlands.
Swiss Re Corporate Solutions, the commercial insurance arm of Swiss Re Group, has appointed Katie McGrath as head of accident & health North America, succeeding Mike Kemp who announced his retirement earlier this year.
US-based global broker AmWINS Group and parent of THB Group, a specialist insurance and reinsurance broker, has appointed Matt Edwards as lead underwriter, property specialty in its London-based MGA Unicorn Underwriting.
The European insurance sector will continue to consolidate in 2019, with varying credit impacts, according to the latest Moody's Investors Service report.
Liberty Mutual Re, the reinsurance arm of Liberty Specialty Markets (LSM), is launching a new operation under Lloyd’s registration in Mexico to serve clients in the Mexican market and Central America.