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RH CPAs' Diana Hardy To Become NCCIA's Next Chair in May

February 18, 2022

Diana Hardy, audit partner at accounting, tax, and advisory firm RH CPAs, will be the next chair of the North Carolina Captive Insurance Association (NCCIA). Ms. Hardy, currently the NCCIA's vice chair, will become chair on May 2, 2022. She has more than 12 years of experience in the auditing and accounting fields. Read More

AXA XL Names Construction and Engineering Reinsurance Head

February 18, 2022

AXA XL has announced that it will promote Francesca De Rosa to head of construction and engineering, reinsurance, effective June 1, 2022. In her new role, Ms. De Rosa will lead AXA XL's construction and engineering treaty and facultative portfolio for international and US clients. Read More

Accounting Firm RH CPAs Adds 3 Senior Audit Associates

February 10, 2022

Accounting, tax, and advisory firm RH CPAs has announced the hiring of three senior audit associates, Yasir Abdul Karim, Zameer Ahmed, and Zain Iftikhar. All three new senior audit associates are joining the firm in its Karachi office and will work in audit for insurance companies both onshore and offshore. Read More

VCIA Taps Kevin Mead as Organization's Next President

February 2, 2022

The Vermont Captive Insurance Association (VCIA) has selected longtime association management executive Kevin Mead to be its next president. Mr. Mead, who will start his position February 22, succeeds Richard Smith, who announced in October that he would be leaving the organization after 12 years as the VCIA's top executive. Read More

North Carolina Top Captive Insurance Regulator Debbie Walker To Retire

January 27, 2022

Debbie Walker, the long-time top captive insurance company regulator at the North Carolina Department of Insurance (NCDOI), will retire at the end of March, the NCDOI has announced. Ms. Walker, the NCDOI's senior deputy commissioner, worked for the NCDOI for 30 years, including the last 9 years as a captive regulator. Read More