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Arch Insurance Company (Europe)
Matthew Shulman

Arch Insurance Company (Europe) Limited today announced that Matthew Shulman will be appointed President and Chief Executive Officer, effective 1 July 2016. Mr. Shulman joined Arch Insurance U.S. in 2009 and currently serves as Executive Vice President.

Stephen Postlewhite - Thomas Lillelund

Aspen has announced new leaders for its insurance and reinsurance segments. Stephen Postlewhite, previously chief executive officer, Aspen Re, has been appointed chief executive officer of Aspen Insurance with immediate effect. Thomas Lillelund, previously managing director, Asia Pacific for Aspen Re, succeeds Mr. Postlewhite as chief executive efficer for Aspen Re.

XL Group
Sean McGovern

XL Group plc has announced that it has appointed Sean McGovern as Chief Compliance Officer, Head of Regulatory & Government Affairs.

In this newly created role, Mr. McGovern, as Chief Compliance Officer will have overall responsibility for corporate and regulatory compliance, reporting to the Audit Committee of the Board and to Chief Executive Officer Mike McGavick, and also will lead global regulatory and government affairs for the Company.

Hannover Re US
Cheryl Bowen - Jodi McDonald - Ronda Watson

Hannover Life Reassurance Company of America “Hannover Re US”, has announced  three promotions within the company.

Cheryl Bowen is promoted to Vice President, Shared Services Operations at Hannover Re US

Jodi McDonald is promoted to Vice President, Large Case Underwriter

Ronda Watson is promoted to Vice President, Human Resources

Fidelis Insurance
Laurent Jeanmart

Fidelis Insurance has announced the appointment of Laurent Jeanmart as Chief Investment Officer (CIO), effective immediately. Jeanmart succeeds Ed Russell reporting to Neil McConachie, Group Chief Financial Officer.

Brit Insurance
Yesid Rodriguez

Brit Limited, has announced the appointment of Yesid Rodriguez as Vice President, Engineering for Brit Global Specialty USA with responsibility for Latin America and the Caribbean. Yesid will be based in Miami, reporting to Juan Calvache, effective 14 May 2016.

Reed Smith
Mark Pring

Reed Smith has announced the appointment of Mark Pring, who will join the firm’s top tier rated insurance recoveries team as partner. Mark is currently head of Addleshaw Goddard LLP insurance practice.

Ince & Co
Stefan Segger and Eva-Maria Goergen

Ince & Co has announced the opening of a new office in Cologne, Germany, with the hire of two partners and two associates that specialise in the non-marine insurance and reinsurance markets. The new office will be Ince & Co’s second in Germany, having opened in Hamburg in 2001. 

The two partners joining Ince & Co are Stefan Segger and Eva-Maria Goergen. Both Stefan and Eva-Maria have established relationships with a number of leading global insurance and reinsurance companies.

Zurich North America
Geno Fernandez

Zurich Insurance has announced the appointment of Geno Fernandez to the role of Chief Underwriting Officer (CUO) for Zurich North America, effective July 5, 2016. Fernandez is Head of Strategic Execution for Zurich North America Commercial and will assume the role held by Mary Merkel, who after a distinguished 33-year career at Zurich, has chosen to retire from the company.

Mark Hudson

DUAL, the underwriting arm of Hyperion Insurance Group, is today pleased to announce that Mark Hudson will join as Chief Financial Officer of DUAL Group, starting September 2016.

Hudson joins DUAL from Novae Group plc, where he served on its Executive Committee and has been Finance Director of its managing agency subsidiary, Novae Syndicates Limited, since 1999.