Delaware is preparing to welcome a new director of its Captive Bureau with the upcoming departure of longtime director Steve Kinion. The Delaware Captive Bureau director position operates under a contract, and the Delaware Department of Insurance said a recent request for proposals process produced a candidate for the position.
AXA XL has promoted Christopher Lee to lead its excess and surplus (E&S) property insurance business. Based in New York, he reports to Michael Sansone, chief underwriting officer for AXA XL's Property business in the Americas. He assumes underwriting management responsibility of AXA XL's book of E&S property business.
Greg Delleney is leaving the South Carolina Department of Insurance (SCDOI) to take a position with Risk Partners, an independent captive management firm. He most recently served as chief financial analyst and assistant director of captives in the Financial Regulation & Solvency Division of the SCDOI.
Adam Miholic is senior captive consultant in the Chicago office of Hylant, a full-service brokerage and captive management firm, where he works with clients and prospects to model and evaluate captive insurance structures that will best work for them. In this article, Mr. Miholic discussed a wide range of captive insurance issues.
AXA XL Insurance has appointed Matthew Waters as head of US Middle Market to lead an initiative aimed at expanding the company's reach in the US commercial insurance market. Based in Boston, Mr. Waters reports to Joe Tocco, AXA XL's CEO of the Americas.
AXA XL Insurance has appointed Adrian Burgess senior underwriter, construction, UK & Lloyd's, effective immediately. In his new role, Mr. Burgess will be responsible for developing and managing underwriting strategies for both renewal and new business within AXA XL's construction book of business in the United Kingdom.
Medical stop-loss captive specialist MSL Captive Solutions has appointed Meredith Watson as assistant vice president (AVP) and lead underwriter. Ms. Watson's experience includes more than 15 years with Gerber Life before joining the group captive division of Berkley Accident & Health. She was most recently with Dallas Risk Management.