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AXIS Capital Holdings
John Tatum

AXIS Capital Holdings Limited has announced that John Tatum has joined AXIS Insurance as Executive Vice President & Head of U.S. Programs. In this new position, he is responsible for all programs and binding authorities for AXIS Insurance across the U.S. market. Mr. Tatum reports directly to Carlton Maner, CEO of the U.S. Division for AXIS Insurance. Mr. Tatum works out of AXIS Insurance offices located in Chicago, IL and Alpharetta, GA.

Michael Kessler

Chubb Limited has announced that Michael Kessler has been appointed Vice President, Chubb Group and Chief Reinsurance Officer.  Currently, Mr. Kessler is Chief Actuary of Chubb Overseas General, the company's international general insurance business.  Mr. Kessler succeeds William O'Farrell, who has served as the company's Chief Reinsurance Officer since 2005 and is leaving Chubb to pursue other business opportunities.

Capsicum Re
Patrick Bousfield, Jane Palmer and Alice O’Dwyer-Smith

Capsicum Re, has announced it has hired Patrick Bousfield, Jane Palmer and Alice O’Dwyer-Smith to its cyber team, strengthening its position as the leading cyber reinsurance broker in the London and North American markets. They are based in the London office and report to Ian Newman, a Partner in Capsicum Re’s London property and specialty division.

Argenta Underwriting Asia Pte Ltd
Ian Picton

Argenta Underwriting Asia Pte Ltd , the Singapore-based wholly owned subsidiary of Argenta Holdings plc, is pleased to announce the appointment of Ian Picton as Energy Underwriter Asia Pacific, reporting to Syndicate 2121’s Principal Underwriter in Asia, Scott Sykes.  Ian joins AUA at the end of August 2016.

QBE North America
Jeff Lange

QBE North America, an operating division of QBE Group, has announced that Jeff Lange has joined the organization as Senior Vice President, Regional Executive – Midwest Region.

GCube Insurance Services
Geoff Miller

GCube Insurance Services (GCube),has appointed Geoff Miller to the post of Senior Vice President. Based out of the New York office, Geoff brings extensive inland marine and energy underwriting expertise to the East Coast team.

JLT Re (North America)
Aaron Bueler

JLT Re, has appointed Aaron Bueler as Executive Vice President (EVP) and Managing Broker.  He will be based in JLT Re’s Seattle office reporting to George Daddario, Deputy CEO of JLT Re in North America. Aaron will join on the 8th September 2016 after completing his contractual obligations with Guy Carpenter.

Marcus Pearson

Marsh, announced today that it has appointed Marcus Pearson as Country Head of New Zealand, effective 31 January 2017. Mr. Pearson will report to Scott Leney, CEO Pacific Region, and be based in Marsh’s Auckland office.

Holman Fenwick Willan LLP
Christopher Foster

International law firm Holman Fenwick Willan (HFW) continues to strengthen its insurance and reinsurance practice with the recruitment of Partner Christopher Foster who joins the London office, effective 25 July 2016.

Christopher is recognised as one of the London Market's leading insurance and reinsurance lawyers, with broad experience handling complex contentious matters, often international in nature. He focuses in particular on coverage disputes, run-off and professional indemnity work as well as Bermuda Form matters and brokers' E&O disputes. He acts for insurers, reinsurers, brokers, and major corporate insureds and their captive insurers

Sompo Canopius
Paul Kedney

Sompo Canopius today announced the appoitment of Paul Kedney as Chief Commercial Officer.