The London market wholesaler BMS is to launch an energy insurance division later this year, led by Price Forbes executive James Chicken.
Berkshire Hathaway’s specialty operation BHSI is set to open shop in Dubai after receiving regulatory approval and hiring AIG’s global head of energy and engineered risks Alessandro Cerase.
Lloyd’s of London has named Mike Bracken, Nigel Hinshelwood and Fiona Luck to the Franchise Board as non-executive directors.
Aspen’s CEO of insurance Stephen Postlewhite has left the company with immediate effect, just hours after the Bermudian said it was expecting to post a $245mn underwriting loss for the fourth quarter.
Lloyd’s insurer Barbican has developed a Bermuda platform to source property business for its Syndicate 1955 staffed by former Novae underwriters.
Canopius has added to its US management and professional lines team with the appointment of William Kelly as senior vice president.