Amlin Europe’s newly formed German branch office will be led by Martin Bircks. He will assume his role as managing director on February 1, 2014.
Argo International has appointed Matt Stollery as property binding authorities underwriter.
Swiss Re Corporate Solutions has appointed Tony Buckle as head of its business across Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA).
Cooper Gay (Australia) has launched a new wholesale division for the Australian insurance market.
Willis Group Holdings has revealed changes to the structure of its UK-based insurance operations, combining its global specialty insurance business with the Willis UK retail business.
Allied World Assurance Company Holdings has appointed Lou Iglesias as president for Allied World North America. Iglesias is currently president, US property & casualty. He succeeds Gordon Knight who is retiring at the end of the month and who held the position since 2008. Iglesias has been part of the succession plan to follow Knight since joining the company in 2012.
Governments and businesses must unite to tackle the world’s biggest risks if society is to prevent some having a devastating effect on the global economy.
Montpelier Re Holdings, the provider of short-tail reinsurance and other specialty lines, has appointed Daniel Brookman as senior vice president and head of capital markets.
Arch Insurance Group, part of Arch Capital Group, has launched a new, specialized healthcare professional liability product in the US. The product includes Net Protection Plus cyber liability coverage and Regulatory Defense Plus for government billing audit expenses and fines, with a sublimit of $50,000.
Markel International, the specialist insurer, has appointed Charles Bragg as a senior underwriter for ports and terminals. He joins from QBE.