Munich Re described its consolidated results for the first half-year of 2019 as “gratifying” and pointed to “a very good underwriting result in property-casualty reinsurance in the second quarter” as part of the reason.
Munich Re has launched a new suite of automated damage detection tools designed to "revolutionise" the insurer's ability to respond to hurricane events.
Technology-driven risk solutions provider Sedgwick has acquired Nordic Loss Adjusting (NLA) and related entities in order to strengthen its presence in the Nordic region.
Bermuda-based Fidelis Insurance has appointed Robert Kelly to the post of chief executive officer and Simon Crone to chief underwriting officer of Fidelis Insurance Ireland DAC (FIID).
Broker Beecher Carlson Insurance Services, the specialised large account subsidiary of Brown & Brown, has appointed Bill Daly as chief operating officer (COO).
RT Specialty, a wholesale brokerage unit of Ryan Specialty Group (RSG), has promoted Todd Mannschreck to president of claims, chief claims officer. He is based in the company's Kansas City office.
Reinsurer Greenlight Re CEO Simon Burton, said “conditions are improving in multiple lines of business” as the firm reported gross written premiums (GWP) and net income increases in its 2019 second quarter results.
Property and Casualty (P&C) insurance industry firm Guidewire has appointed Mike Rosenbaum, former EVP Product at Salesforce, as chief executive.
Allianz secures Ben Mitchell for newly created role of regional head of multinational for the Americas
Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty SE (AGCS) has created the post of regional head of multinational Americas and hired Ben Mitchell for the role, starting immediately.
US-based enterprise risk management agency Cobbs Allen has hired former JLT US chief revenue officer (CRO) David Payne as part of plans to expand its insurance brokerage business.