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XL Catlin
Todd Wilhelm

XL Catlin's insurance has announced the appointment of Mr Todd Wilhelm as Regional Product Leader, Energy, Property and Construction for Asia Pacific.

Newline Group
Andrew Pecover
Newline Group (Newline) has announced the appointment of Andrew
Pecover as Senior Underwriter for the Directors & Officers Liability insurance product.
Liberty Specialty Markets
Renske Franken-le-Clercq

Liberty Specialty Markets (LSM), has announced the appointment of Renske Franken-le-Clercq as Head of European Claims for Commercial and Specialty business written in LSM’s European branches outside London.

FM Global
Thomas A. Lawson

Thomas A. Lawson, president and chief executive officer of commercial and industrial property insurer FM Global, has been elected chairman of the board by FM Global’s board of directors.

Berkshire Hathaway Inc.
Ajit Jain

Berkshire Hathaway Inc.’s Board of Directors voted to increase the number of directors comprising the entire board from twelve to fourteen

Gregory Abel and Ajit Jain were then elected to serve as Directors to fill the resulting vacancies on the Board of Directors.
In connection with their election to the board of directors, Warren E. Buffett Berkshire Hathaway's Chairman and CEO, appointed Mr. Abel to be Berkshire Hathaway’s Vice Chairman – Non-Insurance Business Operations
and Mr Jain to be it's Vice Chairman – Insurance Operations.
Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS)
Lars Vissing

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty SE (AGCS) has appointed Lars Vissing as Regional Unit London (RUL) Head of Claims, starting in February 2018. Mr. Vissing succeeds Martin Henson who retires after nearly 20 years with Allianz. Based in London and Copenhagen, Mr. Vissing will lead AGCS’ claims team in the UK, Ireland, Dubai, Russia, the Nordic Region, Australia and New Zealand. Currently Head of Claims for the AGCS Nordic region, Mr. Vissing will continue to be directly responsible for the area.

Duane Morris
Damon Vocke

Former General Re Corporation President and General Counsel Damon Vocke is joining the Duane Morris insurance practice, the firm announced.

Fidelis Insurance
Richard Coulson

Fidelis Insurance has promoted Richard Coulson to the position of chief underwriting officer of Fidelis Underwriting. He takes up this role with immediate effect.

AXIS Insurance
Nicole Lim

AXIS Insurance, announced today the promotion of Nicole Lim to Deputy Chief Underwriting Officer, Singapore, with immediate effect. Ms. Lim will oversee AXIS’ insurance business in Singapore, along with managing the office’s day-to-day operations.

Swiss Re
Mathias Jungen

Swiss Re has announced the appointment of Mathias Jungen as Head of Reinsurance for Brazil and the Southern Cone, and that he will act as President of Swiss Re Brasil Resseguros S.A., succeeding Margo Black.