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R&Q Shuffles Senior Management with Roger Sellek Appointment

Ken Randall will step down as Randall and Quilter (R&Q) CEO to continue as executive chairman of the group. Along with Alan Quilter, Dr. Roger Sellek will be appointed to the group's newly created position of joint CEO.
June 20, 2019 Read More
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James Twining—Captive Insurance Person of Interest

As part of our ongoing commitment to provide thoughtful commentary concerning issues impacting captives and the broader insurance markets, we spoke with James Twining, who serves as CEO of Kingsbridge Group, a UK-based commercial insurance broker. We discussed Lloyd's, Brexit, and InsurTech.
June 19, 2019 Read More
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Fortifying Captive Expertise, Pinnacle Promotes Nicholas Gurgone

Pinnacle Actuarial Resources, Inc., has promoted Bloomington, Illinois-based Nicholas Gurgone to consulting actuary.
June 19, 2019 Read More
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Julie Mix McPeak Joins Greenberg Traurig

Greenberg Traurig, PA, has announced that Julie Mix McPeak will join the law firm's insurance regulatory and transactions practice. Ms. McPeak will serve as one of the founders of the firm's Nashville, Tennessee, location.
June 18, 2019 Read More
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Artex Appoints 4 Key Senior Leaders

Artex Risk Solutions recently announced four key appointments within its international division. The individuals will be responsible for a range of insurance management products including captive insurance and insurance-linked securities.
June 18, 2019 Read More
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Pinnacle Grows Talent with New Hire, Christopher Schubert

As the firm's latest hire, Christopher J. Schubert has joined Pinnacle Actuarial Resources as a consulting actuary in the firm's Atlanta office.
June 12, 2019 Read More
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SRS Europe Adds Willis Executive To Lead Growth Initiatives

London-based David Lewis will join Strategic Risk Solutions Europe (SRS Europe) as managing director responsible for business development along with creating and implementing strategic growth initiatives.
June 12, 2019 Read More
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Fred Reiss Lifetime Achievement Award Will Go to Jeremy Cox

The fourth Fred Reiss Lifetime Achievement Award will be presented to Jeremy Cox, executive chair of the Bermuda Monetary Authority, at next month's Bermuda Captive Conference, June 10–12.
May 31, 2019 Read More
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Atlas Insurance Management Fosters "Young Talent" with New Hire

Atlas Insurance Management has hired a new account manager, Spencer Caldwell, to work in its Charlotte office. Mr. Caldwell was most recently a captive financial analyst with the North Carolina Department of Insurance.
May 29, 2019 Read More
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Greg Frankowiak Joins Pinnacle Actuarial Resources

Greg Frankowiak has joined Pinnacle Actuarial Resources, Inc., as a senior consulting actuary. Based in Bloomington, Illinois, Mr. Frankowiak has over 20 years of property and casualty actuarial experience with expertise in predictive analytics.
May 22, 2019 Read More
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WTW Global Captive Practice CEO Paul Owens To Retire

Paul Owens, the CEO of Willis Towers Watson PLC's (WTW) Global Captive Practice unit in London, will retire later this year, WTW announced.
May 21, 2019 Read More
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Commissioner Julie Mix McPeak Departs Tennessee DOI for Private Sector

Tennessee Department of Commerce & Insurance Commissioner Julie Mix McPeak will leave state government to pursue career opportunities in the private sector.
May 14, 2019 Read More
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Caitlin Morgan Hires Dustin Partlow To Head Captive Business

Alternative risk solutions and captive insurance solutions wholesale insurance brokerage and managing general agency Caitlin Morgan Insurance Services has hired Dustin Partlow to head its captive management business.
May 09, 2019 Read More
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Jay Sampson To Head Beecher Carlson Alternative Risk and Captive Group

Beecher Carlson Insurance Services, LLC (Beecher Carlson), has formed a new Risk Optimization Group that will encompass alternative risk, captive management, actuarial, analytics, claims, and risk control. The group will be led by Jay Sampson, who was promoted to executive managing director.
April 18, 2019 Read More
  Applause-SF Sponsors Recognized Leaders in Captive Insurance Industry

Delaware's captive insurance director, Steve Kinion, was recently named to "Captive Review's" Power 50, taking the 9th position on the list for 2018. Mr. Kinion has ranked in the list's top 10 since 2014.
April 16, 2019 Read More
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JLT Executive To Join Strategic Risk Solutions Bermuda

Strategic Risk Solutions (SRS) has announced that JLT executive Richard Daley will join SRS (Bermuda) on August 1, 2019, as a managing director. Mr. Daley has been with JLT for 13 years and has led the firm for the last 4 years as its president.
April 12, 2019 Read More
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Anne Marie Towle Shares Her Views on Women in Insurance

Captive insurance industry thought leader Anne Marie Towle, currently executive vice president and captive consulting practice leader for JLT Insurance Management, is taking part in a panel titled "Moving Up—Career Advancement for Women in Insurance." Ms. Towle shares some of her views on women in insurance with
April 03, 2019 Read More
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A Focus on Pamela Davis and Alliance of Nonprofits for Insurance RRG

We spoke with Pamela Davis, the founder, president, and chief executive officer of a group of nonprofit insurers known as the Nonprofits Insurance Alliance. This group includes the Nonprofits Insurance Alliance of California, the Alliance of Nonprofits Risk Retention Group, and a captive insurance company and a nonprofit service company.
March 25, 2019 Read More
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Peter Mullen Officially Rejoins Artex as CEO

Peter Mullen has officially rejoined Artex Risk Solutions, Inc., as CEO, with David McManus assuming the new role of chairman.
March 22, 2019 Read More

CICA Elects Steve McElhiney of EWI Re as Its Board Chair

The Captive Insurance Companies Association (CICA) has elected Steve McElhiney to chair the organization's board of directors. Mr. McElhiney is president of Tall Pines Insurance Company and CEO and chairman of EWI Re.
March 18, 2019 Read More