Simon Matson, UK CEO of Gallagher, pictured, has said sorry for the “insensitive comments” he made which came to light in the staff and business poaching court case the firm lost to Ardonagh this October.
Pen Underwriting has promoted Michelle Bree from director of operations to chief operating officer, effective 1 December.
Earlier this year parts of the UK were under water and serious flood warnings are becoming more commonplace, writes Jane Pocock, managing director, Copart UK.
A decade into its journey, Trak Global is finally ready to break the US on the back of an acquisition and £40m plus private equity raise. CEO and co-founder Nick Corrie tells Jonathan Swift about why he prefers to get on and do things quietly than spout …
Hyperion has appointed a group chief finance officer and group finance director.
Phoenix Group CEO Clive Bannister will step down in March 2020, with former Aviva UK insurance CEO Andy Briggs to take up the mantle.
In a week that was dominated by personal injury fracas, the revelation that Thomas Cook self-insured against all but the “very largest” PI claims may well take the cake for biggest botch up.
Lancashire has appointed its UK chief underwriting officer from within, with incumbent Hayley Johnston set to become CEO of its Bermuda arm.
Three Peaks Challenge, cycling to Amsterdam and helping communities
Aviva has appointed Jan-Hendrik Erasmus as chief risk officer, joining from Netherlands-headquartered financial services firm NN Group.
A child of the dot-com boom, CFC Underwriting has now left its teenage years behind as it enters its twentieth year as one of the pre-eminent specialist managing general agents in the London market. CEO David Walsh spoke to Jonathan Swift about the …
Insurance software provider VIPR has promoted its chief technology officer Paul Templar to CEO.
Right now in the UK our politics is stuck fast in factionalism, ideology and conflicting interests, creating public disquiet. Derek Henry, managing director of broking at Brightside, argues business is up in arms too, pleading with the government for…
Working as cyber incident specialist at CFC Underwriting Tom Bennett ensures he stays abreast of recent developments in both hacker methodologies and cyber defence strategies
This week, some Post colleagues and I attended CFC Underwriting's annual Halloween party. The theme this year was carnival, and accordingly, the party was full of clowns, fortune tellers and more than the odd Joker.
Ageas UK has created three directors of distribution roles, with Chris Dobson set to retire at the end of the year.
Apollo Syndicate Management has appointed Vinay Mistry as chief risk officer.
Delta Claims Services has appointed Paul Fox as head of claims management.
Exclusive: Ernesto Suarez, Halo founder and CEO, has been appointed UK CEO of Zurich's Cover-More.
Loss adjuster Sedgwick has appointed two managing directors for its UK operations.
The staff poaching lawsuit between Gallagher and Ardonagh wrapped up in court on Friday, as the judge threw out all but one of Gallagher’s claims. It serves as a timely reminder of the ultimate costs of litigation, which are not always financial.
Markel International has streamlined the leadership of its wholesale operation by appointing James Hastings as managing director of wholesale, only days after it reshuffled its global strategy management team.
Exclusive: Thingco partnerships director Richard Trebble has left the business.
Chubb has appointed Jonathan Poole as head of middle market for UK and Ireland, effective from 6 January 2020.