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Bermuda Monetary Authority Names New Chairman, CEO

July 22, 2021

Donald Scott, deputy chairman of the Bermuda Monetary Authority (BMA), which has authority over the domicile's captive insurance companies, has been appointed chairman of the BMA's board, effective October 1. In addition, Craig Swan, the BMA's deputy CEO, was named, also effective October 1, the BMA's new CEO. Read More


Karen Hsi: Helping University of California Tap Captive Possibilities

July 21, 2021

Karen Hsi is the program manager of captive insurance programs for the University of California Office of the President. She plays a key role in the university captive insurance strategy, helping develop and manage the university's captives to efficiently finance the system's risks. Read More


AXA XL Names New Chief Underwriting Officer, Casualty, APAC & Europe

July 8, 2021

AXA XL Insurance has appointed Marine Ress as chief underwriting officer, casualty, APAC & Europe. Her appointment is effective October 1, and she will be based in Paris. Ms. Ress has more than 20 years' experience in the insurance sector. Read More


Missouri Department Names New Captive Insurance Regulator

July 7, 2021

The Missouri Department of Commerce and Insurance has named Martin "Sam" Komo as the department's new captive manager. Previously, Mr. Komo had leadership and management roles at the Missouri Department of Economic Development and the Missouri Department of Labor and Industrial Relations. Read More


Dirk Wegener Reelected FERMA Board Member, President

June 24, 2021

Dirk Wegener was reelected to the board of the Federation of European Risk Management Associations (FERMA) during the association's general assembly Tuesday and reelected as FERMA president during the board meeting that followed. Mr. Wegener is global head of corporate insurance for Deutsche Bank. Read More