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Jack Gressier

RFIB today announced the appointment of Jack Gressier as a Non-Executive
Independent Director of its holding company (TopCo). Mr Gressier will be investing in
the company in a private capacity.

In addition TopCo has announced the creation of Limehouse Agencies (Limehouse);
Mr Gressier has additionally been appointed as the founding Non-Executive Chairman of Limehouse.

Willis Towers Watson
Mike Liss

Willis Towers Watson P.L.C. has announced Mike Liss has been named head of the company’s corporate risk and broking operations in North America, effective immediately.

Pioneer Underwriters
Denise Cea Katz

Pioneer Underwriters (‘Pioneer’) has announced the immediate appointment of Denise Cea Katz as Vice President, Business Development. Denise will report directly to Gene Hinman, Chief Executive Officer of Pioneer’s US underwriting platform, Pioneer Special Risk (PSR) and will be based in New York.

Flood Re
Andy Board

Flood Re has announced Andy Bord, formerly CEO at Capita Insurance Services, as interim CEO.

XL Catlin
Dr. Henna A. Karna

XL Catlin has announced  the appointment of Dr. Henna A. Karna as Chief Data Officer.

Dr. Karna, who will start with the Company later this month and report to XL's Chief Platform Officer, Myron Hendry.

Crawford & Company
Geoff Piggot

Geoff Piggot has been named as the new CEO of Crawford & Company’s Global Technical Services division, having left his role at Berkshire Hathaway owned reinsurer Gen Re, where he headed up reinsurance claims as a senior vice president.

Piggot will be based in London and report to Crawford’s International Operations CEO Ian Muress

Integro Insurance Brokers
Simon Abraham and Darren Gregory

Integro Insurance Brokers has announced the hiring of  Simon Abraham and Darren Gregory, who join the firm’s growing Financial Institutions group in the London office.

XL Catlin
Anne Middleton

XL Catlin’s P&C Underwriting Capital Management operation has appointed Anne Middleton to manage its ceded reinsurance placements globally. Previously, head of finance for several XL Catlin insurance businesses, in her new role, Ms. Middleton, who is based in London, will be responsible for overseeing and negotiating the terms, structure and pricing of XL Catlin’s reinsurance programs. She reports to Mark van Zanden, Chief Executive of XL Catlin’s P&C Underwriting Capital Management team.

Munich Re
Renata Jungo Brüngger

Munich Re has made a new appointment to its supervisory board, to replace Wolfgang Mayrhuber, who resigned his seat on after 14 years on the board in December 2016.

Renata Jungo Brüngger (aged 55) has been appointed to the Supervisory Board of Munich Re with effect from 3rd January 2017, to replace the departing Mayrhuber.

Novae Group
Reeken Patel

Novae Group plc has announced the appointment of Reeken Patel as Executive Director and Group Chief Financial Officer, subject to regulatory approval.

Matthew Fosh, Group Chief Executive commented:

"Reeken has an outstanding track record as a member of the executive team and we are delighted to be appointing him to the position of Chief Financial Officer and as an Executive Director of Novae Group plc."