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Leadenhall Capital Partners
Brian Weatherholtz

Leadenhall Capital Partners, specialist insurance and reinsurance linked investment management firm, has set up a U.S. operation which will be led by new hire Brian Weatherholtz, an ILS sector veteran.

Weatherholtz takes on the role of Managing Director of the new U.S. operation, reporting to Partner and Head of Business Development Lorenzo Volpi.

Tokio Marine Kiln (TMK)
Kin Lau

TMK has appointed Kin Lau as Head of Regional Liability and TMK's Hong Kong office.

Kin teams up with former colleague Wendy Law, who joined TMK as a Liability Underwriter in May, to establish TMK’s presence in the Asia Liability market.  As well as growing the liability book in the region, Kin will manage TMK’s Hong Kong office.

Argo Group International
Jose A. Hernandez

Argo Group , has announced the appointment of Jose A. Hernandez to lead the company’s international business, which includes all insurance and reinsurance operations outside of the U.S. The appointment of Hernandez is effective October 3.

Angela Kelly

To support the continued expansion of the Lloyd's insurance and reinsurance market, Lloyd's has announced the appointment of Ms Angela Kelly as Lloyd's Country Manager, Singapore.

Willis Towers Watson
Gary Marchitello

Willis Towers Watson has announced the appointment of Gary Marchitello as head of Property Broking, North America. The Property Broking practice utilizes proprietary analytical tools and catastrophe models to design and place property insurance programs for organizations of all sizes across a range of industries

Melissa Nunes

Miller has expanded its in-house analytical capabilities with the hire of experienced catastrophe (CAT) modeller Melissa Nunes.
Melissa has over six years’ experience in CAT modelling with knowledge across different territories. Her wide range of expertise covers the use of the major vendor catastrophe models for multiple lines of business from both a reinsurance and direct perspective.

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS)
Rebecca Stewart

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) has appointed Rebecca Stewart as a Key Account Manager, UK focusing on sales, business development and overall customer relations. Rebecca will report to Elke Vagenende, Head of Market Management UK.

Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc (JLT)
Lucy Clarke

Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc (JLT), has announced the appointment of Lucy Clarke to the JLT Group Executive Committee.  Lucy is Deputy CEO of JLT Specialty Ltd.

Russell Heaton

ArgoGlobal, has announced the launch of its cyber division with the appointment of Russell Heaton as Cyber Class Underwriter. He takes up his role with immediate effect and will report to Ryan Barnes, head of casualty.

Hiscox Ltd
Matt Webb

Hiscox has announced the promotion of Matt Webb to its newly created role of Group Head of Cyber.

Matt began his career at Hiscox over 10 years ago, joining the business as a Contingency Underwriter. Following roles in Professional Indemnity for technology companies, Matt specialised in cyber insurance – most recently working as Head of Technology, Cyber and Data Underwriting for Hiscox UK and Ireland.