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QBE North America
Steven D. Allen

QBE North America has announced that Steven D. Allen has been promoted to Senior Vice President, General Aviation. In this role, Mr. Allen will be responsible for the continued development and execution of QBE North America’s Aviation go-to-market strategy, while driving underwriting excellence, strong portfolio management, effective distribution and delivering a differentiated and specialized customer experience.

Steve Cross

Novae has announced that Steve Cross has joined as unit head – Construction. He is based in London and reports to Stuart Heath, divisional head of Property.

Steve joins from CNA Hardy where he was the Head of Engineering in London and responsible for developing a global construction and engineering portfolio. He was also an integral founding member of a London market construction consortium.

Hamilton Underwriting
Miles Osorio

Hamilton Underwriting Limited, the managing agency of Lloyd’s Syndicate 3334 and the Lloyd’s operations of Hamilton Insurance Group, announced today that Miles Osorio has been hired as Head of Property D&F.

Reporting to Active Underwriter Trevor Carvey, Mr. Osorio will be responsible for developing a book of direct and facultative worldwide property business.

Crowell & Moring LLP
Mark Meyer

Crowell & Moring LLP has announced the addition of London-based partner Mark Meyer to the firm's internationally recognized Insurance/Reinsurance Group. Meyer brings more than 20 years of experience advising insurers and reinsurers on policy coverage, defense of claims, and policy construction matters. He joins Crowell & Moring most recently from Cozen O’Connor LLP’s London office.

Tokio Millennium Re
Andreas Kull

Tokio Millennium Re appoints Andreas Kull to the role of Chief Risk Officer.

Everest Re
Michael G. Kerner

Everest Re Group, Ltd. has announced  that Michael G. Kerner will be joining the Company as Executive Vice President and Head of Strategy and Risk Management. Mr. Kerner assumes his new role on April 1, 2016.

Everest Re
Jonathan M. Zaffino

Everest Re Group, Ltd. has announced  that it has named Jonathan M. Zaffino as President of the North America Insurance Division, effective April 1, 2016.

Everest Re Group
John P. Doucette

Everest Re Group, Ltd. has announced  that it has named John P. Doucette as President and CEO of the Reinsurance Division, effective April 1, 2016.

Mr. Doucette has been a key member of the executive management team since he joined Everest in 2008. In his new role as President and CEO of the Reinsurance Division, he will have oversight of all reinsurance underwriting and claims operations worldwide.

Great American Insurance Group
Lisa A. Hays

Great American Insurance Group is pleased to announce that Lisa A. Hays was promoted to Vice President and Chief Actuary of Great American’s Property and Casualty Group, succeeding John Doellman, who will retire in May 2016. Ms. Hays has over 25 years of industry experience in the areas of pricing, reserving, reinsurance, product management, strategic planning, and predictive analytics.

Barbican Insurance Group
Iain Bremner

Barbican Insurance Group hasannounced that Iain Bremner is to join the firm as managing director of Barbican Managing Agency Limited (BMAL). Mr. Bremner will report to David Reeves, group chief executive officer of Barbican Insurance Group.
BMAL manages Barbican Syndicate 1955 and Special Purpose Syndicate 6118, which underwrites insurance and reinsurance business at Lloyd’s. BMAL also manages Arcus Syndicate 1856 which underwrites a property and specialty lines portfolio.