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Carolina Casualty
David A. Dunn

W. R. Berkley Corporation has announced the appointment of David A. Dunn as president and chief executive officer of Carolina Casualty. The appointment is effective immediately.

Mr. Dunn has 40 years of experience in all aspects of the property casualty insurance industry, principally in the specialty transportation segment. Most recently, he served as president of the transportation division of a leading specialty insurer in the U.S.

AFL Insurance Brokers
Daniel Unstad

AFL Insurance Brokers has appointed Daniel Unstad to the position of Head of Business Development. Daniel will be responsible for further expanding AFL’s international presence and driving sustainable growth through strategic risk partnership. Daniel has a proven track record of delivering new business opportunities to the London Market and has a wealth of experience in binders, Coverholders and MGA operations.

Everest Re Group
Marty Scherzer

Everest Re Group, Ltd. has announced  that Marty Scherzer has joined the Group as Head of its Structured Solutions Unit, based in the New York office. He will be responsible for the structured solution capabilities across the Everest Group. Marty joins Everest with more than 30 years of industry experience, most recently as President of AIG’s Alternative Risk Solutions unit.

Drew Vann

Lockton has announced Drew Vann has joined its Southeast operation as a Surety Unit Manager in the Atlanta office. He will provide Lockton’s clients with surety services, including bond execution and contract review.

Lancashire Holdings Limited
Jon Barnes

Lancashire Holdings Limited  has today announced that Jon Barnes will be joining Cathedral Underwriting Limited (“Cathedral”) to lead the underwriting of property treaty reinsurance business for Syndicate 2010. Jon Barnes has over 25 years of experience in the Lloyd's market, most recently as deputy active underwriter at Syndicate 2121 where he has been an underwriter since its foundation in 1999. Jon will also lead on reinsurance structuring and purchasing for Syndicates 2010 and 3010 and assist with reinsurance coverage for the wider Lancashire group.

Lancashire Holdings Limited
Paul Edwards

Lancashire Holdings Limited (Lancashire) has announced that Paul Edwards will be joining Cathedral Underwriting Limited (“Cathedral”) in September 2016 to underwrite North American property catastrophe reinsurance business for Syndicate 2010. Paul has over 40 years of experience in the Lloyd's market, most recently at Syndicate 4444.

Sharon Long

Neon has appointed Sharon Long as Claims Director.

Sharon will join Neon in August 2016, from XL Catlin, where she was Director of Claims and played a central role in the development of a sustained best-in-class claims service culture. She has over 25 years of claims experience within the London Market and, prior to her 12 years with Catlin, held senior claims roles with AXA and Lloyd’s


Anna-Karin Toresson

JLT Re, has appointed Anna-Karin Toresson as Head of JLT Re’s P&C reinsurance business for the Nordics. This new role emphasises the business’s expanding footprint in the region. She will join JLT Re on July 1st, 2016, reporting to Keith Harrison, CEO, JLT Re UK & Europe.

Barbican Insurance Group
George Doughty

Barbican Insurance Group today announced that George Doughty has joined the firm as a class underwriter, political and trade credit risks with immediate effect. Mr. Doughty reports to Jessica Johnson, class underwriter, malicious acts.

XL Catlin
Stephen S. Oh

XL Catlin has appointed Stephen S. Oh to lead its Excess & Surplus (E&S) business. As President of XL Catlin’s multi-line E&S operation in the US, he will direct regional underwriting operations, product distribution & development as well as strategic growth plans.