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Chaucer Syndicates Limited
Bruce Bartell-John Fowle-David Bendle-Penny Shaw-Tony Gates

Chaucer has today announced several leadership promotions:

Bruce Bartell named Deputy Chief Executive Officer.

John Fowle promoted to Chief Underwriting officer

David Bendle assumes the position of Chief Operating Officer

Penny Shaw promoted to Chief Risk Officer

Tony Gates promoted to Head of Claims

Louis de Segonzac

Amlin announces the appointment of Louis de Segonzac to lead its Miami-based underwriting activities.

Tokio Marine Kiln
Paul Dreblow

Tokio Marine Kiln (TMK) has appointed Paul Dreblow as Head of Corporate and Commercial property in its London office.

The newly created position will see Paul responsible for large commercial (LCP) and mid-market property insurance at TMK.this follows on from a re-organisation of the underwriting teams on the company platform aimed at simplifying operations and streamlining the underwriting process.

Tokio Marine Kiln
Andrew Brand and Dervla Lynchehaun

Tokio Marine Kiln (TMK), the leading provider of specialist and corporate insurance, has appointed Andrew Brand and Dervla Lynchehaun as Liability Underwriters in its London office. 

With more than a decade of experience, Andrew joins from another London based underwriting position where he focused on UK Liability. At TMK he will work alongside Chris Cullen, who joined in July, and continue to drive forward the recently launched UK Liability underwriting business on the Lloyd’s syndicate side. 

Dervla has spent six years writing UK and international general casualty and energy liability. Her appointment will add to the team’s significant international liability expertise, a class which she will continue to write at TMK. Both Andrew and Dervla will report in to Chris Jones, Head of Liability for TMK Syndicates.

St Bernard Assure Limited
Raffaella Farina

In January 2016 Raffaelle will join St Bernard as an underwriter in the Gibralter office.She is an expert in the Italian market and has worked in the London and Spanish markets.Raffaella has specialized in the Surety business.

Terra Brasis Resseguros
Hernan Moreno

Hernan will be heading the company's effort in the Colonbian insurance and reinsurance market.

Crawford & Company
Phillip Fong

Crawford & Co announces the appointment of Phillip Fong to the role of chief executive officer,Asia.

Fong will report to Andrew Bart,CEO-Asia Pacific,and also retain his responsibility as country manage of Crawford Singapore

Tokio Marine Kiln
Tom Hoad

Tokio Marine Kiln (TMK), the leading provider of specialist and corporate insurance, has appointed Tom Hoad as Head of Innovation in its London office.

The newly created position will see Tom further develop and lead TMK’s innovation strategy.  The remit will involve understanding how client needs are changing as new risks emerge and working with the underwriting divisions to deliver new or blended products to meet those demands.  Tom will also be responsible for ensuring that TMK enhances existing product distribution channels and creates new ones where such initiatives will respond to genuine customer requirements.

BPL Global
James Esdaile and Sian Aspinall

BPL have today announced the appointment of James Esdaile and Sian Aspinall as Joint Managing Directors of Berry Palmer & Lyle Limited. They succeed Robin Harper, who continues as a director of the BPL group after 20 years as Managing Director.

Argenta Syndicate Management Ltd
Ms Coco Peng

Ms Coco Peng has joined Argenta Syndicate Management Ltd (ASML) and will lead Syndicate 2121's new underwriting division on the Lloyd's China platform.

An expert in marine and energy, she has served previous stints as broker and underwriter