Saga, a UK-based specialist insurer for life after 50, has announced that its group chief executive officer Lance Batchelor is set to leave the firm at the end of the current financial year in January 2020.
Insurance Australia Group (IAG) has appointed George Savvides as an independent non-executive director to its board.
The number of securities class action lawsuits has more than doubled in the past four years, but according to insurer Chubb, the beneficiaries of the payouts are not “harmed investors” but instead its lawyers bringing cases of “dubious merit”.
Insurer Aviva has appointed Jason Storah as new chief executive of its Canadian business, replacing Colm Holmes.
US commercial insurance prices have increased in the first quarter of 2019, but the growth was just under 2 percent, according to Willis Towers Watson.
Charles Taylor InsureTech has launched an office in Dubai in response to the growing demand for technology-related business transformation programmes in the regional insurance market.
Barbican Insurance Group has appointed Clive Archer as head of international casualty treaty reinsurance.
Aon Securities, the investment banking division of re/insurance broker Aon, has made two new strategic hires to help drive growth and innovation within its capital markets function.
Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance (BHSI) has launched a new office in Paris, and appointed François-Xavier d’Huart as country manager, as part of its strategic expansion in Europe.
Specialty insurer Tokio Marine HCC has expanded its marine liability division, which began trading in January, with the appointment of Paul Knighton as marine liability & logistics underwriter.