Hamilton Insurance Group News

Hamilton Insurance Buys 2 TIG Insurance Units

Hamilton Insurance Group Ltd., the reinsurer that counts Sanford “Sandy” Weill as non-executive chairman, acquired two units from Prem Watsa’s Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. as part of a push into primary coverage. Hamilton acquired Valiant Insurance and Valiant Specialty Insurance, …

Guy Carpenter’s Bufkin Joins Hamilton USA

Hamilton Insurance Group today announced that Barbara C. Bufkin will be joining its U.S. operations, Hamilton USA, as executive vice president, Business Development. Reporting to Hamilton USA CEO Conan Ward, Bufkin will be responsible for distribution, marketing and sales strategies, …

Hamilton Re Forms Agency Agreement with Iron-Starr

Bermuda-based Hamilton Re, the property casualty reinsurer of Hamilton Insurance Group, has announced the formation of an agency agreement with Iron-Starr Excess Agency Ltd., the managing general agency that underwrites on behalf of Ironshore Insurance Ltd. and Starr Insurance & …

Hamilton Insurance, Eyeing Acquisitions, Adds GCP Capital’s Deutsch

Hamilton Insurance Group Ltd., the reinsurer that counts Sanford “Sandy” Weill as its chairman, hired Bob Deutsch as chief strategy officer to lead an expansion that could include takeovers. Deutsch, a managing director at GCP Capital Partners Holdings LLC, will …

Weill, Former Citigroup Chief, Named Chairman of Cohen’s Former Reinsurer

Sanford “Sandy” Weill, the former head of Citigroup Inc., was named chairman of the board at Hamilton Insurance Group Ltd., which runs the reinsurer that hedge fund manager Steven A. Cohen exited. “Sandy Weill is an icon in the financial …