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AXA XL Adds Two New Underwriters to E&S Excess Casualty Team

March 3, 2022

AXA XL has appointed two new underwriters to its excess and surplus (E&S) excess casualty team with the addition of Ying Yin Zhong as senior underwriter in New York and Zachery Gentile as an underwriter in Exton, Pennsylvania. The company said the appointments will help it meet demand for E&S products. Read More

SRS Acquires Allenby Consulting, Names Neil Campbell Senior Consultant

March 2, 2022

Independent insurance company manager Strategic Risk Solutions (SRS) has announced the acquisition of Allenby Consulting Ltd. and the appointment of Neil Campbell as senior consultant within the firm's risk consulting team. Based in the UK, Allenby Consulting Ltd. was established in 2014 by Mr. Campbell. Read More

North Carolina Picks Lori Gorman To Lead Captive Insurance Division

March 1, 2022

Lori Gorman, a longtime executive in the North Carolina Department of Insurance (NCDOI), has been selected to succeed Debbie Walker as the NCDOI's top captive insurance regulator, the NCDOI has announced. Ms. Gorman has been at the NCDOI for 15 years. Read More

Aon Names Strategic Solutions and Innovation Practice Leaders

February 24, 2022

Aon has promoted Ward Ching, head of strategic solutions and innovation, and Michael Gruetzmacher, head of alternative risk transfer and innovation, to lead its Strategic Solutions and Innovation practice within Aon Commercial Risk Solutions in North America. Bleu Bettencourt was named managing director, alternative risk transfer and innovation. Read More

AXA XL Appoints Pat Dougherty Global Head of Commercial Bonds

February 22, 2022

AXA XL has appointed Pat Dougherty global head, commercial bonds. In his new position, Mr. Dougherty will be responsible for setting direction for the team and managing profitable growth of the portfolio as well as collaborating with AXA XL's client management team, zonal product leaders, and the Americas Specialty team. Read More