Jose Manuel Fonseca News

Brokerslink Network Appoints Ghazaleh as Middle East Regional Manager

Global broking business Brokerslink announced the appointment of Osama Abu Ghazaleh as Middle East regional manager. The region now has a dedicated representative committed to promoting the growth and development of its independent brokers located there, said Zug, Switzerland-based Brokerslink, …

Brokerslink Network Forms Agreement with Swiss Re Corporate Solutions

Brokerslink announced a strategic agreement for Swiss Re Corporate Solutions to develop a dedicated international insurance program management platform for the organization’s broker network. The new business platform, designed by Swiss Re Corporate Solutions for Brokerslink’s growing international portfolio, will …

Canada’s Navacord Joins Brokerslink Global Network

Navacord, the Ontario-based commercial broker, has joined global broking business Brokerslink as the network’s latest affiliate in the North American region. Navacord, which trades under 15 different broker partner brands across Canada, has an ownership model that allows its partners …

Global Broking Network Brokerslink Appoints Gavriel as European Regional Manager

Global broking network Brokerslink has appointed Christos Gavriel to the role of regional manager for Europe. Gavriel has a strong background in insurance having previously held various international roles at AIG before going on to set up and manage his …

Brokerslink Names Fonseca, MDS Group’s CEO, as Chairman, Replacing Allard

Global broking network Brokerslink announced it has appointed José Manuel Fonseca as its new chairman, replacing Grégory Allard, who steps down after a two-year tenure. As one of the original founders of Brokerslink, Fonseca also is the CEO of Porto, …

Brokerslink Appoints Legrand as CEO, Succeeding Fonseca

Brokerslink announced the appointment of Jacqueline Legrand as CEO, succeeding José Manuel Fonseca, who is stepping back to focus his efforts on managing the growth of MDS Group, a Brokerslink reference shareholder, of which he is CEO. Legrand is chief …

Brokerslink Completes Private Stock Offering to Support Global Growth Strategy

Brokerslink, the Zug, Switzerland-based insurance broker, has announced the completion of a private stock offering, creating a broad shareholder base and investment to support the continued growth of its global insurance broking and risk business. Brokerslink said it now has …

Brokerslink Restructures Board to Drive New Global Growth

Independent insurance broker network Brokerslink announced that it has “restructured its Board of Directors to drive growth and revenue generation following its change from a not-for-profit association to a for-profit global broking company.” The group’s premiums and consulting fees are …

Brokerslink Chairman Says Brokers and Broker Networks Must Adapt or Decline

Speaking at the 3rd Asia Insurance Brokers’ Summit in Kuala Lumpur, Jose Manuel Fonseca, chairman of Brokerslink, told delegates that, in order to address global challenges, brokers and broker networks must adapt or decline. Highlighting consolidation as a major challenge, …

Brokerslink Splits EMEA Region to Boost African, Middle East Expansion

Independent insurance network Brokerslink announced that it has reorganized its previous Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) trading area by splitting it into two separate regions: Europe and Middle East & Africa (MEA). The bulletin said the change would “enable …