ACE Group News

Botet Joins ACE as A&H Business Development Director for Catalonia & Balearics

The ACE Group announced the appointment of Joan Torradeflot Botet as Director of Business Development for its Accident and Health (A&H) insurance business in Catalonia and the Balearic Islands, effective immediately. H will be responsible for the commercial development of …

ACE Group Appoints Heard Sr. VP – Latin American Personal and Business

The ACE Group announced the appointment of David Heard as Senior Vice President, Personal and Business Insurance, for the company’s Latin America region. He takes over responsibility for all personal lines and small commercial business in the region.   Heard …

ACE Group Appoints Wixtead to Head Tempest Re; O’Donnell for Tempest Re USA

The ACE Group has appointed James Wixtead as Sr. VP, ACE Group, and President of ACE Tempest Re Group, the company’s global reinsurance business. He currently serves as Division President of ACE Tempest Re USA. Wixtead will succeed Jacques Bonneau, …

ACE Appoints Bonneau Exec. VP-Global Underwriting; Zaccaria for No. Am.

The Zurich-based ACE Group announced the appointment of Jacques Bonneau, currently ACE Group Executive VP and head of the company’s global reinsurance business, as Executive Vice President, Global Underwriting, with executive responsibility for advancing underwriting excellence across the company, effective …

ACE Appoints Hofman-Bang as Denmark Casualty Manager

The ACE Group has announced the appointment of Anders Mølbjerg Hofman-Bang to the role of Casualty Manager, Denmark as part of a program of investment to further strengthen its proposition for corporate clients across the Nordic region. He will have …

ACE Names Bengtsson, Stensholt to Strengthen Nordic Operations

The ACE Group announced two management appointments as part of a program of investment to further strengthen its proposition for corporate clients across the Nordic region. Both appointments are effective immediately. ACE promoted Per Bengtsson to the new role of …

ACE Appoints Lee Head of Client Management, UK & Ireland

The ACE Group has announced the appointment of Nick Lee as Head of Client Management, UK & Ireland. He reports to COO UK & Ireland Phil Sharpe, and “will be responsible for driving forward ACE’s customer service proposition and ensuring …

ACE Appoints Senior VP for ACE USA Surety Unit in New York

ACE USA, the U.S.-based retail operations of the ACE Group, appointed Teresa Black to the newly created role of senior vice president and chief operating officer for the ACE USA Surety unit. Black, who most recently served as senior vice …

Combined Insurance Survey Reveals Top Job Differentiators for New Agents

A survey by Illinois-based Combined Insurance of more than 400 of its new sales agents reveals that sales training and career advancement opportunities rank top when applying to and choosing an insurance sales employer, the company announced. Combined Insurance provides …

Washington Nationals Sue Crime Insurer Over Player’s Lie About Age

Major League Baseball’s Washington Nationals sued an insurance company for $1 million for declining to provide crime insurance coverage for an alleged fraud scheme involving a team executive linked to the signing of a player who was four years older …