Insurer RSA has appointed Paul Whittaker as group chief operating officer. Whittaker, currently chief executive, emerging markets will assume the role on May 1, 2014.
Re/insurance broker Willis Group Holdings has partnered with XL Group, Willis’ Food and Drink and Faber Global teams to launch a product contamination insurance proposition.
Adrian Brown, executive director and chief executive officer of RSA Insurance’s UK & Western Europe business will join Arthur J Gallagher, following his resignation from RSA Insurance.
The Casualty Actuarial Society (CAS), an organisation dedicated to advancing knowledge of actuarial science, has established a task force on cyber risk to address the rapid growth of cyber risk and the pressing need to find effective means of analysing it.
Re/insurer Argo has appointed Kurt Elia, formerly of Endurance Specialty, as senior vice president and chief human resources officer.
Lloyd’s’ 2014-16 strategy revealed a heavy focus on expanding the insurer’s footprint in international markets.
Lloyd’s must embrace third party capital if it is to remain relevant in a competitive market, according to a new strategic plan set out by the insurer.
Brokerslink, an independent insurance broker network managing premium volumes in excess of $14 billion, has entered the Monterrey corporate market in Mexico with the addition of broker AER as a member
The unsolicited offer made yesterday (Monday) by Endurance Speciality for Aspen Insurance would have been no surprise for many in the industry who have been forecasting that the many competitive pressures in the industry could trigger more mergers & acquisitions for some time.
The unsolicited offer made yesterday (Monday) by Endurance Speciality for Aspen Insurance could well represent just the start of a period of intense mergers & acquisitions (M&A) activity for the reinsurance industry that some commentators have been forecasting for some time.