Joe McDonald has announced his resignation as captive and risk finance product manager for IRMI and Captive.com. In this role, he was responsible for the quality and growth of IRMI's captive insurance and risk finance suite of products.
Hartley Hartman is the captive business development manager at Risk Partners in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina. He is responsible for developing and implementing the company's captive insurance strategy and supporting its objective of enhancing the knowledge and utilization of captives.
AXA XL's North America programs business unit has expanded its team, hiring Scott Young, vice president and senior program underwriter; Linda Mai, senior actuarial analyst; and Michael Branson, senior actuarial analyst. Part of AXA XL Insurance's Americas team, the North America programs unit works with delegated program administrator partners.
AXA XL Insurance has promoted Maria Duhart to lead the company's specialty niche insurance business in the Americas. Ms. Duhart moves into the role of chief underwriting officer for specialty niche from her previous role as head of AXA XL's commercial bonds business.
Guernsey Finance has appointed Henry Freeman as strategic adviser to its strategy and technical team. In addition to working with the agency's strategy and technical team, Mr. Freeman will work alongside its executive team and the board of Guernsey Finance, assisting with high-level strategic matters.