SCOR has appointed Mr Eric Pooi, currently Chief Operating Officer of the Life division for Asia-Pacific, as Managing Director of the Asia-Pacific Hub, reporting to Group Chief Operating Officer Romain Launay. Mr Pooi replaces Mr Ben Ho, who has been appointed Advisor to the Managing Director of the Asia-Pacific Hub.
Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance Company (BHSI) has named Ms Gaithrie Nandrajog as Branch Manager and Mr Koo Kang Wuu as Executive & Professional Lines and Business Development Manager at its new office in Kuala Lumpur. This follows Labuan FSA's award of a license to BHSI to provide non-life reinsurance to the Malaysian market. Both have more than a decade of experience in the Malaysian insurance industry.
Bharti AXA General Insurance, a joint venture between AXA and Indian business group Bharti Enterprises, has appointed Mr Sanjeev Srinivasan as its Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director.
XL Catlin has named Mr Jarek Klimczak as Marine Risk Engineer for Asia Pacific. In his new role, Mr Klimczak will be responsible for providing marine risk consulting for cargo, hull and machinery risks. He will be based in Singapore.
Chubb has announced Mr Graham Lambourne's promotion to the role of Head of Multinational Claims for Overseas General Insurance, based in London, from the position of Global Clients Claims Manager, Europe. He succeeds Mr Graham Chesman, Vice President, Multinational Claims, Overseas General who retired in end 2016.
Markel International has appointed Mr Ryan Godfrey as senior underwriter and head of the cargo team within its marine, energy and property division. He joins senior underwriter Richard Burnett, under marine managing director Chris Fenn.
Munich Re has appointed Ms Renata Jungo Brüngger to its Supervisory Board of Munich Re with effect from 3 January 2017. She succeeds Mr Wolfgang Mayrhuber, who resigned his seat on 31 December 2016, having been a member of the Supervisory Board since December 2002.