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Heritage Insurance Holdings
Steven Martindale

Heritage Insurance Holdings, has announced that Stephen Rohde, the Company's CFO, will retire from Heritage effective June 1, 2016. Steven Martindale, who formerly served as CFO at People's Trust Insurance Company, has been appointed to serve as CFO effective upon Mr. Rohde's retirement. Mr. Rohde will continue to serve in an advisory capacity to help ensure a smooth transition of accountabilities.

Neil Mather

Mazars has appointed Neil Mather as a partner in its restructuring services team.

Neil has 25 years of experience in restructuring and insolvency, having held senior roles at Deloitte and most recently at Begbies Traynor, where he led services to the financial services, insurance and cross border markets.

In particular, Neil’s experience in the insurance market is unrivalled, having been appointed to almost all insurance company and Lloyd’s corporate capital company failures over the past 12 years.

Towergate Underwriting
John Murphy and Glenn Marshall

Towergate Underwriting has announced the formation of a Speciality London Markets underwriting division, by hiring two market leading talents in this important and as of yet undeveloped specialist opportunity for the Group.

John Murphy and Glenn Marshall will join upon leaving DUAL, an international underwriting agency, where they have headed a speciality liability business for more than 3 years.

W. R. Berkley Corporation
Richard M. Baio and Andrea C. Kanefsky

W. R. Berkley Corporation has announced the appointments of two senior executives. Richard M. Baio has been named senior vice president and chief financial officer. Andrea C. Kanefsky has been named vice president – corporate controller. Ms. Kanefsky succeeds Clement P. Patafio, who oversees the Company’s financial shared services team and related data management. The appointments are effective immediately.

Everest Re Group
David Sandler

Everest Re Group, Ltd. has announced that David Sandler has joined Everest Insurance as leader of a new business unit targeting the risk management client segment. Everest Risk Management enters the market with a deep product offering consisting of worker’s compensation, general and auto liability, foreign casualty, along with a full suite of casualty risk financing and servicing capabilities.

Sompo Canopius
Bernie de Haldevang

Sompo Canopius AG has announced that Bernie de Haldevang is joining the group as Global Head of Specialty.

He will be responsible for developing the group's political risks lines and revigorating its accident & health casualty lines.

Mark Bosshard and Scott Sellick

Beazley, is expanding its fine art and specie capabilities through the hire of two leading Lloyd's underwriters in the field, Mark Bosshard and Scott Sellick.

Mr Sellick and Mr Bosshard will be joining Beazley in November from XL Catlin.

Chris Biddle

Beazley, has appointed Chris Biddle as an environmental liability underwriter. This appointment is the latest in a series of recent senior hires by Beazley's environmental team, expanding their underwriting and claims capabilities throughout the US. Mr Biddle will be based in Beazley's Philadelphia office.

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty
Wanda Phillips - Maryanne Aust - Spyros Cuison - Ryan McFadden

Allianz Group’s specialist corporate insurer Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty® (AGCS) announced today that it has expanded its Entertainment division with the appointment of four key hires, based in New York.

General Re
Kara Raiguel

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. has appointed one of its longtime reinsurance executives, Kara Raiguel, to the post of chief executive of its General Re unit.

Ms. Raiguel will take the reins from Tad Montross, who is retiring. <a class="\\&quot;icon" none\\"="" data-cke-saved-href="\\" href="\\&quot;\\&quot;">She will report to Ajit Jain, who heads Berkshire Hathaway Reinsurance Group