Cooper Gay Swett & Crawford (CGSC) News

CGS&C’s New MGA Targets U.S. Healthcare Industry with Lloyd’s

Wholesale insurance broker Cooper Gay Swett & Crawford (CGSC) has launched an underwriting management agency specializing in the healthcare industry. The new venture, Pro-Praxis Insurance, will be led by Robert Allen who has 25 years of experience in the industry, …

Cooper Gay, NMB Appoint Stephenson to Head Joint Reinsurance Unit

UK-based broker Cooper Gay & Co Ltd. and Newman Martin and Buchan LLP (NMB), have appointed Martin Stephenson as CEO for their combined Reinsurance business, effective immediately. Stephenson was previously managing director of the NMB Reinsurance division. He brings over …

CGSC Expands Wholesale Brokerage Business in Latin America

Cooper Gay Swett & Crawford (CGSC), the independent global wholesale and reinsurance broker, announced plans to expand its Swett & Crawford wholesale brokerage business into the Latin American market. The growth strategy and investment were announced earlier this month by …

Cooper Gay Swett & Crawford Launches 1st MENA Operation in Dubai

Global wholesale and reinsurance broker Cooper Gay Swett & Crawford (CGSC) announced that after receiving the requisite approval from the Dubai Financial Services Authority it has launched Cooper Gay (Dubai) Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Cooper Gay (Holdings) Limited. …

CGSC Restructures Asia Marine Team with New Hires, Latitude Brokers Launch

Cooper Gay Swett & Crawford (CGSC), the global wholesale and reinsurance broker, announced a repositioning and rebranding of its marine insurance business in Asia. “Effective from 3rd March 2014, Latitude Brokers has launched in Hong Kong as the marine division …

Cooper Gay Re Names Freitas to Strengthen Lat. Am. Life, A&H Division

Cooper Gay Re, part of Cooper Gay Swett & Crawford (CGSC), announced the addition of Agustin De Freitas to their Miami office. As Casualty Broker, he will specialize in Life, Accident and Health within the Latin American regions. De Freitas …

CGSC Names Baker as President of Creechurch International Subsidiary

Cooper Gay Swett & Crawford (CGSC), the independent global wholesale and reinsurance brokerage group, announced the appointment of Phil Baker as the new President of its North American subsidiary Creechurch International Underwriters, a Canadian MGA. Baker, who is currently Executive …

Snell Named Chief Operating Officer at CGSC

Terri Snell has been appointed chief operating officer (COO) of Cooper Gay Swett & Crawford (CGSC). Snell has held the position of chief administrative officer and been a member of the senior leadership team since 1997. The COO position is …

Gorman Named Interim CEO at Cooper Gay Re Following Carlier’s Quick Exit

Cooper Gay Swett & Crawford (CGSC) has named Peter Gorman as interim chief executive officer of its North American subsidiary Cooper Gay Re following the departure of Ron Carlier. Carlier was appointed CEO of Cooper Gay Re only six months …

Cooper Gay Picks Newman to Replace Hovey as CEO

Cooper Gay & Co. Ltd., the insurance and reinsurance intermediary, has appointed Gordon Newman as chief executive officer.  His appointment follows last month’s acquisition of Newman Martin and Buchan LLP (NMB). The company said Sam Hovey, previous CEO of Cooper …