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Aspen Appoints Kotch from Validus as Chief Information Officer

Aspen Insurance Holdings Ltd. announced that Mary Kotch has been appointed chief information officer, with immediate effect. Kotch has more than 20 years’ experience in strategic technology innovation, application shared services, managing a global project management office, infrastructure, architecture, and …

Hiscox Group Names Barclay’s Penny as Chief Information Officer

Specialist global insurer Hiscox announced the appointment of Ian Penny as chief information officer (CIO) for the Hiscox Group. An experienced IT professional with a wealth of global, blue-chip experience, Penny brings expertise in leading all aspects of IT including …

PivotPoint Analytics Launches Cyber Risk Assessment Product

PivotPoint Risk Analytics has launched a new company and its flagship product CyVaR, which quantifies cyber value-at-risk and gives chief information security officers (CISOs) and business leaders a common language in making cyber investment decisions and reducing cyber risk. Spun …

Marsh & McLennan Names Chief Information, Compliance Officers

Marsh & McLennan Companies Inc. announced the appointment of E. Scott Gilbert as chief information officer. Gilbert, who previously served as Marsh & McLennan Companies’ chief risk and compliance officer, will continue to report to President and CEO Dan Glaser …

Aon Hewitt’s CIO Named on Computerworld Premier 100 IT Leaders’ List

Aon plc, the provider of risk management and human resource consulting and outsourcing, announced that Matthew Heckler, chief information officer for Aon Hewitt, was named to IDG’s Computerworld Premier 100 IT Leaders’ list for 2015. The list spotlights 100 leaders …

Taiym Joins Michigan’s Accident Fund Holdings as CIO

Lansing, Mich.-based Accident Fund Holdings Inc. has hired Said Taiym as chief information officer. Taiym joins the holding company’s executive team and will be responsible for overseeing information technology solutions across the enterprise. Taiym brings 15 years of experience in …

AIG Names Fasano to New Chief Information Officer Post

American International Group Inc. has named Philip Fasano to the newly-created role of executive vice president and chief information officer. Fasano will be responsible for oversight of the company’s global information technology, including reviewing and updating technology systems and platforms, …

Aon Names Bruno as Executive VP – Enterprise Innovation and CIO

Aon plc announced the appointment of John G. Bruno as Executive Vice President of Enterprise Innovation and Chief Information Officer for Aon, effective September first. He will also become a member of the Executive Committee, reporting to President and CEO …

Give Insurance CIOs An Extra $5 Million and What Would They Buy?

If insurance industry chief information officers were given a sum, say $5 million, where would they spend it? Travel? Investments? Toys? Nope. They’d spend it on data and analytics. A study by Novarica, a research and advisory firm, took that …

Arrowhead General Insurance Agency, Inc. Appoints New Chief Information Officer & Chief Technology Officer

San Diego, CA, 07/11/2012 – Arrowhead General Insurance Agency, Inc., one of the country’s largest property and casualty insurance program managers, announced the appointments of Joseph Shomphe to the new chief technology officer position and Adam Nordost to the role …