Pinnacle Actuarial Resources has added three new consultants, Gaétan Veilleux, Travis Murnan, and Kunshan Yin, to enhance Pinnacle’s modelling, data science, and risk analytics expertise. All three new consultants join Pinnacle from managerial and leadership roles at leading insurance organizations.
Donald Ashwood, a long-time staffer at the Oklahoma Insurance Department (OID), has been promoted to captive coordinator, a newly created position. Previously, Mr. Ashwood was a financial operations officer, where his responsibilities included serving as the OID's primary captive insurance regulator and contact.
Michael Colao has joined AXA XL as the global chief underwriting officer, cyber, reporting to the recently promoted global chief underwriting officer for financial lines, Libby Benet. Based in London, Mr. Colao will manage aggregate cyber exposure across AXA XL's products globally.
AXA XL has appointed Ashok Krishnan as the chief data and analytics officer. Mr. Krishnan will report to Matthieu Caillat, chief operating officer of AXA XL, and will be based in London. Mr. Krishnan joins AXA XL from AXA Hong Kong, where he was the chief data officer and customer experience director.
Johnson Lambert LLP has announced that Rebecca James has been named a partner, effective January 1. Based out of Johnson Lambert's Vermont office, Ms. James will serve a nationwide portfolio of clients.