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Reinsurance Association of America
Michael Sapnar- Kean Driscoll - M. Steven Levy

Michael Sapnar, President and CEO of Transatlantic Re, was elected chair of the Reinsurance Association of America’s Board of Directors at the 48th Annual Meeting of Members on April 28, 2016.
Kean Driscoll, Chief Executive Officer, Validus Re, was elected vice chair, and M. Steven Levy, President of the Reinsurance Division of Munich Reinsurance America, was elected secretary-treasurer.

Odyssey Re
Andrew Dickson - Rogelio Diaz

Odyssey Re Holdings Corp. has announced two executive appointments with immediate effect with respect to Latin America and the Caribbean. Andrew Dickson has been named Chief Underwriting Officer for Treaty and Rogelio Diaz has been named Chief Underwriting Officer for Facultative and Agriculture

Lancashire Holdings Limited
Heather McKinlay

Lancashire Holdings Limited (Lancashire) today announced the appointment of Heather McKinlay as the Chief Financial Officer of Cathedral Underwriting Limited (CUL), the Lloyd’s managing agency within the Lancashire Group, subject to Lloyd’s and other regulatory approvals.

Helen Banton

Sequel , the leading insurance and reinsurance software provider, has today announced the appointment of Helen Banton as Chief Operating Officer. Helen will be responsible for overseeing the next stage of Sequel’s strategic plan and leading the company through the phase of substantial growth it is currently experiencing.

Brit Limited
Tom Carroll

Br\"\"it Limited (“Brit”), has announced the appointment of Tom Carroll to launch a marine business for Brit Global Specialty USA. Tom will join Brit on May 2nd 2016 in Brit’s New York office.

Travelers Syndicate Management
Nigel Griffiths and Deborah Hurst

Nigel Griffiths and Deborah Hurst have joined Travelers Syndicate Management as head of general aviation and senior energy underwriter respectively.

Manuela Zimmermann

Manuela Zimmermann has been promoted to counsel at the Central and Eastern European law firm Schoenherr as of 1 February 2016.

She has vast and comprehensive Austrian and German insurance law experience, and was registered as a bar-certified insurance law specialist in Germany last year.

Manuela Zimmermann has been working at Schoenherr since 2010 in Peter Konwitschka's insurance practice. She advises clients on insurance supervisory law, insurance contract law and also represents them in legal disputes.

Everest Re
Stephan Knipper

Everest Re Group, Ltd. has announced  that Stephan Knipper joins the Company as Managing Director Continental Europe (subject to regulatory approval) based in Zurich. Stephan joins Everest with more than 25 years of industry experience, most recently as CEO and President, Axis Re Europe where he was instrumental in building a strong European platform.

Christian Colombera

Everest Re Group, Ltd. has announced that Christian Colombera has joined the company as Head of Financial Lines for Everest Syndicate 2786.

QBE North America
Russell Johnston

QBE North America has announced that Russell Johnston will be joining QBE on May 31, 2016, in the role of Chief Executive Officer, North American Operations.  Mr. Johnston will succeed David Duclos who is retiring from full-time executive employment.  Mr. Duclos has agreed to remain with QBE as a Non-Executive Director of QBE Emerging Markets and Equator Re, as well as offering his market expertise to operational initiatives across QBE Group.