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.
Aon has named Andrew Marcell as CEO of Reinsurance Solutions.
Aviva Ireland has completed the acquisition of life insurer Friends First for €130m (£116m) after receiving regulatory approval from the Central Bank of Ireland.
The starting question had far reaching implications: “In 2030, what will the world need protecting from?” To answer that, five cross-industry teams explored the issues involved in an industry innovation challenge.
Allianz is to take an 8% stake in Africa’s leading reinsurer Africa Re.
Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway became the world's third-largest reinsurer in 2017, ending European dominance over the top four.
Claire Tyler cut her teeth in insurance during the management trainee graduate programme at Enterprise Rent-A-Car. From there, she entered the Allianz claims graduate scheme and worked her way up to become a senior claims handler
Andreas Brandstetter, the CEO and chairman of Austria’s Uniqa Insurance Group, has been elected president of Insurance Europe, the European insurance and reinsurance federation, for a term of three years.
Zurich is partnering with Holly Lodge High School in Smethwick, near Birmingham, to deliver financial literacy training.
Quarterly results don't always reflect a company's performance, notes Ageas CEO Bart De Smet, explaining why the focus must be on its consistency over time.