Cooper Gay Swett & Crawford (CGSC) News

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 …

CGSC Holdings Brasil Names Carlos Reis as Commercial Director

Wholesale insurance and reinsurance broker Cooper Gay Swett & Crawford (CGSC) has appointed Carlos Reis as commercial director of CGSC Holdings Brasil. Based in Brazil and reporting to Fabio Basilone, CEO of CGSC Holdings Brasil, Reis will work as part …

Cooper Gay Swett & Crawford’s CEO Toby Esser on its Global Business

Toby Esser is a truly global executive. As the CEO of Cooper Gay Swett & Crawford (CGSC), he coordinates the broker’s far flung operations in the UK, Europe, Asia and South America, as well as North America, which was recently …

Cooper Gay and Swett & Crawford Acquires Lloyd’s Broker NMB

Cooper Gay Swett & Crawford (CGSC) has announced the acquisition of independent Lloyd’s insurance and reinsurance brokerage group Newman Martin and Buchan (NMB), subject to regulatory approval from the UK Financial Conduct Authority. The announcement explained that NMB and Cooper …

Cooper Gay Swett & Crawford Appoint Homer Global Head of M&A

Cooper Gay Swett and Crawford (CGSC) announced that Oliver Homer has joined the company, effective as of today, June 17, as Global Head of M&A, a newly created position within the group. He is based in London and will be …