Having had an integral role on Buzzmove’s insurance app, product manager Rob Pendray is now setting his sights on more opportunities for innovation
LV has promoted Heather Smith to managing director of its direct business following Selwyn Fernandes’ decision to leave the company after 12 years.
Chubb has appointed Matthew Hardy as executive vice president of global energy for its Overseas General business.
Thatcham Research CEO Peter Shaw is stepping down from his role with immediate effect due to ill-health.
Insurers need to turn their focus to mental health, one of the biggest people issues facing UK businesses, writes Alex Perry, CEO of Bupa Insurance UK.
The defence has begun to close its arguments in the ongoing trial between Das UK and ex-CEO Paul Asplin and others.
One of the highlights of the World Cup so far was watching Portuguese defender Pepe collapse in agony after receiving a pat on the back from Moroccan player Mehdi Benatia. But when you see how much footballers insure their body parts for, it isn’t really…
Exclusive: Zurich is consulting over a number of claims handler roles as part of an office closure in Leeds.
Exclusive: Hiscox CEO Bronek Masojoda cast doubt on the UK regulator's ability to make good on its promise to create a flexible framework for ILS business in London.
Drinking and driving is simply not acceptable to today's society. Why then, asks Maurice Tulloch, CEO Aviva International Insurance, is the same stigma not yet attached to using a phone will driving?
Six months into her role as chair of the Vocational Rehabilitation Society, Deborah Edwards, founder of RTW Plus, explains why early intervention is key and how the UK can learn from other countries.
Grahame ‘Chily’ Chilton will step down from his role as UK CEO at Gallagher, and will be replaced by Simon Matson.
Professional qualifications play an essential role in building industry trust and recognition on the global stage, says Malcolm Hyde, executive director of the Chartered Institute of Loss Adjusters, however, the UK’s Brexit vote could put this into…
The remaining five defendants in the Das UK v Asplin trial did not take the stand, with lawyers instead reading character witnesses to the jury.
It’s been 10 years since motor broker 1st Central launched in the UK, with policies sold exclusively over the phone or the internet. Simon Walker, who became CEO of parent company First Central Group in January, expects online giants like Amazon or…
Brit has appointed Michael Gould to the role of chief operating officer following his departure from Talbot Underwriting.
Here is what risk managers should be looking at when designing a multinational environmental insurance programme, says Suresh Krishnan, head of global accounts division at Chubb Europe.
Andrew Kendrick will be replaced by David Furby as head of UK and Europe.
Barbara Schönhofer awarded MBE in Queen’s Birthday Honours List
Mucky hacks, the Duchenne Dash and starring with stormtroopers
Amanda Blanc, incoming Zurich Europe CEO, is to become the next chair of the Association of British Insurers.
Horwich Farrelly has pledged to eliminate all single-use plastic items by 2020 and is encouraging its 750 employees to document creative ways to reduce their own plastic consumption. The two winners of an internal competition will be rewarded with a…
Ryan Specialty Group has completed the acquisition of Lodestar Marine.
Hyperion-owned broker Howden has named José Manuel González as CEO of Howden Broking Group.