Strategic Risk Solutions (SRS) has appointed Maxime Schons managing director, European finance and compliance, in the company's office in Luxembourg. Mr. Schons, who will join SRS on September 1, will also serve on the executive committee of SRS Europe operations and will be appointed to the SRS Europe board.
AXA XL has appointed Rafael Docavo-Malvezzi global chief underwriting officer (GCUO) for political risk, credit, and bond (PRCB) and Lian Phua as head of PRCB, Americas. Mr. Docavo-Malvezzi, who is based in New York, will report to Stephen Ashwell, AXA XL GCUO for specialty risks.
Catherine R. Duffy was awarded the Fred Reiss Lifetime Achievement Award for her commitment and contribution to Bermuda's captive insurance industry. The honor, announced during this year's virtual Bermuda Captive Conference, recognizes Bermuda figures for their contribution to the captive insurance industry.
The North Carolina Captive Insurance Association (NCCIA) has selected its officers for 2021–2022 and elected new members of the organization's board. At the association's annual meeting in May, the NCCIA board named Matt Holycross of Taft Companies chairman for 2021–2022.
Ian Davis is senior vice president, captive insurance relationship manager at People's United Bank in Burlington, Vermont. He is responsible for business development, qualification, expansion, and overall relationship management of the bank's captive insurance portfolio. He previously served as director of financial services in Vermont's Department of Economic Development.