Zurich Australian Insurance, a division of Zurich Insurance Group, has appointed Tim Plant as CEO of general insurance, Australia & New Zealand.
New York-based Kingstone Companies, a multi-line regional property and casualty insurance holding company has increased its reinsurance coveraged for the treaty year beginning July 1, 2018.
Insurance Australia Group (IAG) has revealed that its group general counsel and company secretary Chris Bertuch has decided to leave the company, effective Sept. 30.
RT Specialty, a wholesale brokerage unit of Ryan Specialty Group, has hired industry veteran Jonathan Legge as a senior vice president of its RT ProExec division.
Liberty Mutual Company unit Ironshore Insurance Services has formed an energy equipment facility offering property and inland marine insurance coverage for on-shore middle market classes of business in the US.
Historic rainfall that hit Japan between June 29 and July 8 has damaged or destroyed nearly 12,000 homes and public structures while washing away portions of roadways and bridges and disrupting industrial production, according to the Aon Cat Alert report.
US-based insurtech startup OnRisk has formed a strategic partnership with independent Lloyd's broker AFL to develop new technology for structuring and placing property & casualty (P&C) risk.
SCOR Global P&C is consolidating its specialty insurance platform in the London Market as a single business platform.
French insurer AXA Group has appointed Claudio Gienal as new CEO of AXA UK and Ireland, replacing Amanda Blanc.
Specialist insurer Markel International has appointed Simon Barrett as new finance director.