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ACE Appoints McDonald as Regional General Counsel for Eurasia & Africa

ACE Group has appointed Susan McDonald to the role of regional general counsel for Eurasia and Africa, as it continues to build its management team in its newest business region. Currently legal and compliance manager for MENA, in her new …

Hochberg Named CEO of JLT Re in North America

Reinsurance broker JLT Re has appointed Ed Hochberg as CEO of JLT Re in North America. Hochberg is currently global head of Analytics, Banking and Advisory at JLT Re, having joined as part of the 2013 Towers Watson Re acquisition. …

Main Street America Appoints Cox to Lead New Florida Region

The Main Street America Group has appointed Chris Cox as president of the carrier’s newly created Florida Region. Main Street America’s primary brand in Florida is Old Dominion Insurance Co. Florida has become Main Street America’s second largest state with …

J.M. Wilson Announces Staff Changes in Illinois

Insurance wholesaler J.M. Wilson has promoted Jenna Caschetta to property/casualty underwriter in its Arlington Heights, Ill., office and added Gerry McCabe as P/C underwriter. Caschetta is responsible for quoting new and renewal accounts for a wide variety of commercial property …

Miller Appoints Milner to Help Build Cyber & Technology Book

Miller, the London-based specialist insurance and reinsurance broker, has hired Simon Milner, in a production and broking role in the cyber and technology area. In a press release, Miller said the appointment underlines its plans to build on the growth …

The Graham Co. Appoints Health & Human Services Leader in Philadelphia

The Graham Company, an insurance brokerage and consulting firm based in Philadelphia, has appointed Vice President Carl M. Bloomfield as new leader of the Health & Human Services Division. Bloomfield replaces Tim Folk, who recently joined Beecher Carlson Insurance Services …

Nautilus in Arizona Moves Kilgas, Hires Joyce in Claims

Nautilus Insurance Group in Scottsdale, Ariz. has announced two changes to the management team of the organization. Michael J. Kilgas, who has served as senior vice president of claims, will move to a new role as senior vice president of …

King Insurance in California Names DeGazon Underwriter, Program Manager

San Juan Capistrano, Calif.-based King Insurance has named Andre DeGazon a senior professional liability underwriter and program manager. DeGazon has 20 years of experience. He was formerly a professional liability senior underwriter with ELM Insurance. King Insurance is a program …

JLT Specialty USA Creates Environmental Brokerage Team

JLT Specialty USA said it has added an environmental team to provide environmental brokerage and advisory services in energy, construction, environmental professional, finance and aerospace sectors. The individuals appointed to this team include Greg Schilz, executive vice president and JLT …

ACE Promotes Gandon, Etherington in Global Accounts for UK & Ireland

ACE Group has made two appointments within its Global Accounts segment: Ed Gandon, casualty manager, UK & Ireland, and Gary Etherington, property manager, UK & Ireland, as it continues to invest in servicing larger UK-based companies with turnovers of over …