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Fidelis Insurance Promotes Savill to Group Chief Underwriting Officer

Fidelis Insurance announced that Ben Savill has been promoted to group chief underwriting officer, subject to approval from the Bermuda Department of Immigration. He assumes this role from Richard Brindle who held it jointly with his position as group chief …

Atlantic Casualty Announces Chief Underwriting Officer

Goldsboro, NC, February 23, 2016- Atlantic Casualty Insurance Company, a member of Strickland Insurance Group, has named Tim Martin, CPCU, AU, as Chief Underwriting Officer. Martin will provide oversight and direction for all underwriting functions performed by the company. He …

Castel Appoints Nugent Chief Underwriting Officer to Prepare New MGA Cells

UK-based Castel Underwriting Agencies, the club-style MGA formation platform, has appointed James Nugent as its first chief underwriting officer. He joins Castel from Amlin where he was head of underwriting performance and responsible for underwriting performance, governance and quality assurance. …

Qatar Re Appoints Speare-Cole Chief Underwriting Officer

Qatar Re announced the appointment of Alastair Speare-Cole as Chief Underwriting Officer, effective, January 12, 2015. He joins from JLT Re, the world’s fourth largest reinsurance broker, where he served as CEO since 2012. Speare-Cole replaces Willi Schürch who is …

Lester Appointed Faber Global CEO; Howard, Indge Move to Acappella

Faber Global, the facultative and wholesale reinsurance arm of Willis Group Holdings, announced the appointment of Alistair Lester as CEO. He will report to Steve Hearn, Chairman and CEO of Willis Global. The current Faber CEO, Jason Howard, will become …

Travelers Names Two New London-based Chief Underwriting Officers

Travelers announced that it has added increased underwriting expertise to its UK, Ireland and Lloyd’s businesses with the appointment of two new Chief Underwriting Officers (CUO’s). The new CUO’s complement the appointments last year of Nick Rnjak and David Bourke. …