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JLT Specialty USA
Shirley Griffith Bourke

JLT Specialty USA, has announced the appointment of Shirley Griffith Bourke as Senior Vice President.

Based in Los Angeles, Shirley will be focused on managing the needs of a number of film and television clients. She will be instrumental in the development of building a strong team in Los Angeles that will provide a proactive and innovative approach to the increasingly complex risks associated with filmed production.

PartnerRe Ltd.
Bilge Ogut and Nikhil Srinivasan

PartnerRe Ltd. today announced that Bilge Ogut and Nikhil Srinivasan have been appointed to its Board of Directors.

The Standard Syndicate
Alexandra de Souza Mattos - Hubert Belanger - Joshila Tailor

Syndicate 1884 has expanded its presence in the marine and marine energy sectors by offering covers for political risk, political violence and terrorism and fine art and specie.

Alexandra de Souza Mattos has been appointed underwriter, political violence and terrorism.

Hubert Belanger has been appointed class underwriter, political risk.

Joshila Tailor has been appointed class underwriter, fine art and specie.


Zurich Insurance
Philip Chiu

Zurich Insurance (Hong Kong) has appointed Philip Chiu as the head of its Global Corporate Division, in a move from his previous position as Zurich’s head of Financial Lines in Asia.

He will directly report to Keith Thomas, CEO Global Corporate APAC, with a matrix reporting line into Eric Hui, CEO, Hong Kong.

Adam Clifford

Chubb has appointed Adam Clifford to the role of country president for its general insurance business in Singapore.

This role, which is subject to regulatory approval, is in addition to his current responsibilities as Chubb’s regional head of casualty for Asia Pacific.

QBE Insurance Australia
Pat Regan

QBE announced a change of leadership for the Australia and New Zealand operations, with Mr Pat Regan taking charge on a temporary basis.

Mr Regan will still be maintaining some of his existing Group CFO responsibilities.  He joined QBE in June 2014 in the role of Group Chief Financial Officer, and became an executive director in October 2014. Prior to joining QBE, Mr Regan was the Chief Financial Officer at Aviva plc in London from 2010 to 2014 with responsibility for finance, strategy, investor relations and mergers & acquisitions.

Jason Keen

Chubb announced the appointment of Jason Keen as Head of Property & Casualty for Asia Pacific. Mr Keen will succeed Paul McNamee, who will assume his new role as Regional President for Asia Pacific in the fourth quarter of this year.

Lancashire Holdings Limited
Robert Lusardi

Lancashire Holdings Limited has announced the appointment of Robert Lusardi as a Non-Executive Director. Lancashire also announces that Emma Duncan has decided to step down as a Non-Executive Director on the Lancashire Board at the same time, following the completion of almost six years’ service on the Board.

Mound Cotton Wollan & Greengrass LLP
Jill Levy

The New York based law firm of Mound Cotton Wollan & Greengrass LLP announced today that Jill Levy has joined the firm as a partner in its Manhattan office.

QBE Insurance Australia
Declan Moore

QBE Insurance Australia is pleased to announce the appointment of Declan Moore to the newly created role of Chief Underwriting Officer.

Declan takes up the role from his position as QBE Group Chief Actuary and brings more than 25 years of insurance operations and actuarial experience in Australia and Europe, including as a former QBE Australia Operations Manager NSW and ACT.