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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.

Barbican Insurance Group
Jacqueline Wiffen

Barbican Insurance Group has announced the appointment of Jacqueline Wiffen as a class underwriter for upstream energy, with immediate effect. Ms. Wiffen will report to Olivier Decombes, divisional head of energy, power and utilities.

Andrew Godden

BMS Group Limited (“BMS”), has announced the appointment of Andrew Godden as CEO of Australia. He will report directly to Nick Cook, CEO of BMS and be based in Sydney

Twelve Capital
Florian Steiger

Twelve Capital has announced the hiring of Florian Steiger to the firm's Zurich office.

Florian joins the company as a Director within the Portfolio Management team, with a principal concentration on Catastrophe Bond strategies.

Florian joins Twelve from Cape Capital, Zurich, where he set-up and managed the Cape Fixed Income Fund. Prior to this, he held roles in London and Zurich with ZAIS Group and Goldman Sachs. Florian’s focus throughout his career has been structured and illiquid credit, such as CLOs and credit derivatives, as well as subordinated bonds of European financials.

Markel International Singapore
Gustaf Kristiansson

Markel International Singapore, has appointed Gustaf Kristiansson as marine underwriter based in Singapore.

Gustaf joins the Singapore office from Markel International’s Sweden office where he held the same position. Prior to that, he was located in Dubai, UAE, working for Gulf Agency Co.