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Gen Re Announces Senior Appointments in Asia Pacific

Gen Re announced a number of senior appointments in the Asia Pacific region. Pietro Toffanello will assume the role of property/casualty regional manager for Asia Pacific, in addition to his role of managing director of General Reinsurance Australia Ltd. Andrew …

White Joins Brentwood Services Administrators as Claim Specialist

Brentwood Services Administrators Inc. (BSA)., headquartered in Brentwood, Tenn., recently employed Susan White, of Freeport, Ill., as a claim specialist, according to Jeff Pettus, president and chief executive officer of BSA. In her new position, White is responsible for reviewing, …

McCafferty Appointed CEO of Flood Re

Brendan McCafferty has been appointed CEO of Flood Re, after a selection process run by the Flood Re directors and senior representatives from the insurance industry. Currently commercial director at Paymentshield, McCafferty will begin his new role in Q4 2014. …

Former West Virginia Governor Caperton Joins Insurance Broker

Former West Virginia Gov. Gaston Caperton has been appointed as a senior adviser to an insurance broker. USI Insurance Services says in a news release that Caperton will help strengthen the company’s client base in Kentucky, Virginia and West Virginia …

GEICO Announces Officer Appointments

GEICO recently announced a number of officer appointments: Michelle Trindade, vice president of the competitive advantage leadership group at the company’s corporate offices in Chevy Chase, Md. Kevin Kawa, assistant vice president, select GEICO staff counsel operations. Lee Meeler, assistant …

Slimowicz Named Crum & Forster Chief Claims Officer

Crum & Forster announced that Anthony R. Slimowicz will join the firm as senior vice president and chief claims officer effective June 30, 2014. He will report to Doug Libby, chairman and CEO, and will be based at the company’s …

Canal Insurance Company Appoints New Executives to Leadership Team

S.C.-based Canal Insurance Company, a provider of insurance to commercial trucking and specialty transportation insureds,  appointed of Tim Horgan, vice president – Transportation and chief marketing officer, and Bob Pace, vice president and chief claims officer, to the executive leadership …

Walls Joins Safety National as VP of Communications and Strategic Analysis

Safety National Casualty Corporation, a provider of excess workers’ compensation and large casualty offerings, named Mark Walls vice president of Communications and Strategic Analysis. In his new capacity with Safety National, Walls will lead all thought-leadership activities by combining industry …

Amini Rejoins Oklahoma Insurance Department

Oklahoma Insurance Commissioner John D. Doak welcomed Gordon Amini’s return to the Oklahoma Insurance Department as senior attorney. Amini was previously employed at OID from 1977-1981 and brings 37 years of legal and insurance industry experience to the Department. Amini …

Allianz Names Kennedy Head of Corporate Property and Inland Marine Claims

Allianz Group’s specialist corporate insurer, Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty,  announced the appointment of Steve Kennedy as head of Corporate Property and Inland Marine Claims, replacing Tony Clark who retired at the end of January 2014. Kennedy will manage a …