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Brit Ltd
Jay Nichols

Brit Ltd has announced that Jay Nichols is to join the Boards of Sussex Capital and Brit Re as Non-Executive Director. He will also become Chair of the Audit Committee of Brit Re and join the Brit Ltd Audit Committee.

Sussex Capital is Brit’s recently launched Bermuda domiciled collateralised reinsurance platform and Brit Re its newly established Bermudian captive reinsurer.

AXIS Insurance
Matthew Sather

AXIS Capital Holdings Limited today announced that Matthew Sather has joined the U.S. Programs, Property & Casualty team of its AXIS Insurance business unit as VP, Underwriting. Mr. Sather is based in the Company’s Chicago, IL office and reports to John Tatum, Executive Vice President and Head of U.S. Programs, AXIS Insurance.

Orchid Underwriters
Andrew Cyran

Orchid Underwriters Agency, LLC today announced that Andrew Cyran will join Orchid as Chief Underwriting Officer, a new position within the organization. Effective immediately, Mr. Cyran will assume the responsibilities of carrier management, product development, underwriting portfolio management, senior leadership mentoring and leading strategic initiatives for the entire organization.

Hamilton Underwriting Limited
Robert Patten

Hamilton Underwriting Limited, the managing agency of Syndicate 3334 and the Lloyd’s operations of Bermuda-based Hamilton Insurance Group, has announced that Robert Patten has joined the organization as Head of Casualty.

Karin Coleman

Homeowners' re/insurance provider HCI Group has appointed Karin Coleman to executive vice president.

Endeavour Insurance Services
Chris Giles

Endeavour Insurance Services, Delegated Authority Specialist and Lloyd’s Broker, has announced the appointment of Chris Giles as Non-Executive Chairman. Founder of PIB and EC3 Brokers, Giles is a well-known figure in the London and General Insurance markets with a wealth of experience in successfully attracting investment and growing businesses.

Steven Beard

RFIB Group Ltd  and Limehouse Agencies ("Limehouse"), has announced the appointment of Steven Beard as CFO. Beard will also become CEO of a newly created services company, George Yard Services ("GYS"). Beard takes up his new roles on 4 December 2017 and will spearhead the launch of GYS.

Barbican Specialty US
Colin Mayo

Barbican Insurance Group today announced the establishment of Barbican Specialty US, a new MGA providing wholesale excess & surplus (E&S) property insurance solutions for small-to-medium-sized commercial operations along the southeastern coast of the United States.

Based in Atlanta and Kansas City, Barbican Specialty US operates exclusively through wholesale brokers.

Barbican Specialty US is led by Colin Mayo.

Sompo International
Alison Wood and Lorene Phillips

Sompo International has announced that it is expanding its presence in the global casualty market with the appointment of Alison Wood and Lorene Phillips to the firm’s global casualty reinsurance team in London.

Torsten Leue

The new Chief Executive Officer of Talanx AG is to be Torsten Leue , who has previously served as the member of the Board of Management responsible for international business with retail customers and also as Chief Executive Officer of Talanx International AG.