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Cooper Gay Swett & Crawford
Kieran Angelini-Hurll

Cooper Gay Swett & Crawford has announced the appointment of Kieran Angelini-Hurll as CEO of its reinsurance operations. Effective 1st September

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty
Paul O’Neill

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty SE plans to have Paul O’Neill replace Bill Scaldaferri as chief underwriting officer, specialty.

Scaldaferri – appointed chief executive officer for North America for Munich-based AGCS effective July 1 – continued having responsibility for the insurer’s aviation, energy, entertainment and marine lines of business, as well as for Allianz Risk Transfer, after he replaced Art Moossmann as CEO for North America.

Swiss Re
Mr Jingwei Jia

Swiss Re has announced Mr Jingwei Jia as the new head of their China branch. Mr Jia will be based in Shanghai and will drive Swiss Re Corporate Solutions' strategy of building its China operations into a leading commercial insurer.

XL Catlin
Christophe Chandler

XL Catlin’s reinsurance operations has announced that Christophe Chandler has relocated from Bermuda to London to take up the position of Head of Specialty Reinsurance, London.

Aspen Insurance
Sean McPhillips

Bermuda-based insurer and reinsurer Aspen Insurance, a division of Aspen Insurance Holdings Ltd., has appointed Sean McPhillips as senior vice president and head of its U.S. primary casualty operation.

Based in New York, McPhillips will lead the planning, strategy and execution of the primary casualty operation throughout the United States and will report to David Cohen, Aspen’s president and chief underwriting officer.

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty
Adam Posner

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty has announced that Adam Posner has been named senior underwriter for  Terrorism & Political Violence insurance, to be based in New York, effective immediately. In this new role, Posner will report directly to Marcos Garcia Norris, regional practice group leader for Crisis Management in North America.

XL Catlin
Andrew Underwood

XL Catlin’s insurance operations has announced the appointment of Andrew Underwood as Regional Product Leader, UK and Ireland for Political Risk and Trade Credit.

Nexus Underwriting Management
Adam Kembrooke

Nexus Underwriting announces that Adam Kembrooke has joined as Group Chief Legal Officer and Group Chief Risk Officer.
Adam is a dual-qualified lawyer and joins the Nexus team from PartnerRe to establish and
build a group-wide claims department and in-house corporate legal capability.

Ironshore International
Dr. Jörg Eickstädt

Ironshore International has named Dr. Jörg Eickstädt as head of Direct and Facultative Property, effective immediately.  He will be responsible for underwriting Ironshore’s direct and facultative portfolio for U.S. and international property risks.

Eickstädt will be based in London, reporting to Nick Wills, senior vice president, Global Property, Bermuda.

Tokio Marine Kiln (TMK)
Ben Amphlett

Tokio Marine Kiln (TMK), the leading provider of specialist and corporate insurance, has appointed Ben Amphlett as Deputy Underwriter, Aviation.