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Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance
Martin Leeks

Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance (BHSI) today announced that it is introducing Public and Products Liability Insurance in the UK, Ireland and Southern Europe, and Employer’s Liability Insurance in the UK andIreland, while naming Martin Leeks, Senior Vice President, Casualty, UK and Southern Europe.

R&Q Commercial Risk Services Ltd
Simon Coulson

R&Q Commercial Risk Services Ltd  has announce the opening of its third regional office in the UK, located in Bournemouth.

The new Bournemouth office will be led by Simon Coulson with further new hires to follow shortly.  Coulson joins R&Q from Towergate where he was business development director for the underwriting division.

Graeme Scott

Scor has appointed  to  its London casualty business the  former Markel International senior executive Graeme Scott.

Scott, will be building a dedicated team, focused on developing Scor’s London market specialty casualty book. He has been appointed casualty chief underwriting officer for Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA).

Assurant, Inc
Daniel A. Pacicco

Assurant, Inc., has announced the appointment of Daniel A. Pacicco as Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer and Controller, effective June 1, 2017.

Hamilton Insurance Group
William C. Freda and David A. Brown

Hamilton Insurance Group has announced that William C. Freda has been appointed to the position of Chairman of the Board and David A. Brown has been appointed to the position of Interim Group CEO.

Both appointments, which are effective immediately, follow the resignation of Brian Duperreault as Hamilton’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer to lead AIG as its new President and Chief Executive Officer.

Munich Re
Hermann Pohlchristoph

Hermann Pohlchristoph has been appointed to the Board of Management of Munich Re with effect from 27 April 2017, responsible for Asia Pacific, Germany, Africa, and Procurement and Services. Mr Pohlchristoph has been with Munich Re since 2002, most recently as CFO for the Reinsurance division

Validus Holdings
Kean Driscoll

Validus Holdings, Ltd. has announced  that Kean Driscoll has been named President of the Company, effective immediately. Mr. Driscoll will continue to serve as the Chief Executive Officer of Validus Reinsurance, Ltd., the position he has held since 2012.

AXIS Capital Holdings
Peter Vogt

AXIS Capital Holdings Limited has announced  that Chief Financial Officer Joseph Henry will retire at the conclusion of 2017, following an accomplished career that included the past five years as CFO at AXIS. The Company announced that current AXIS Insurance Chief Operating Officer Peter Vogt will become CFO, effective January 1, 2018. Mr. Vogt will be appointed Deputy CFO in July with the transition process to occur through the end of the year.

Aon plc
Jason Hogg

 Aon plc has announced that Jason Hogg has joined the firm as Leader of Aon Cyber Solutions, responsible for the growth strategy of the firm's solutions that help clients address and manage cyber risk. He will also serve as Chief Executive Officer of Stroz Friedberg,

Graham Barden and Jon Warner

JLT Re,has appointed two new market professionals to its aviation team as Partners; Graham Barden and Jon Warner.

Commenting on the appointments Paul Smith, Head of Aviation, JLT Re said, “Graham and Jon are well recognised Market figures with long standing expertise in the Aviation Market.