October 19, 2019

Movers & shakers

Movers & shakers
Adil H Al Lawati

ACE appoints SVP Oman

ACE Insurance Brokers has appointed Adil H Al Lawati to the role of senior vice president in Oman. A chartered insurer and member of the Chartered Insurance Institute London, Al Lawati brings over 24 years of experience in the field of insurance and risk management to the company.Prior to joining...

Afro Asian Assistance posts new leadership

Afro Asian Assistance has announced leadership changes and outlined its plans for the future. The Company is mulling plans to diversify its portfolio and to expand its territorial reach. Future considerations also include adapting its business model to become a third-party administrator (TPA). The appointment of new board members and...

Michel Faucher

Now Health selects new MD

Now Health International Group has selected Michel Faucher as managing director Middle East & Africa (MEA) and chief commercial officer to lead the company’s strategic development in the region. This newly created role forms part of the company’s continued investment in the senior leadership team to enable the business to...

Martin Rueegg

RSA names new Middle East CEO

RSA has appointed Martin Rueegg as the new chief executive of the Middle East and UAE. Rueegg joins from AXA where he was general insurance managing director for Hong Kong. He replaces Lloyd East who moves to RSA’s Canadian operation Johnson as vice president of strategic operations and chief operating...

Mark Cooper, general representative Middle East, Lloyd's has been chosen as goodwill ambassador of CII.

Mark Cooper, Amit Khilosia assigned new roles

Lloyd’s has announced the appointment of Mark Cooper for the newly created role of head of market development for the European market, and Amit Khilosia as the new regional head, Africa. In this new role Cooper will join the Lloyd’s Brussels executive committee and will be responsible for delivering Lloyd’s...

Zurich expands Middle East team

Zurich Middle East marked its thirtieth anniversary in the region with new appointments. Simon Price has been selected as head of Market Management Middle East with immediate effect. In this role, he will be responsible for propositions, pricing and marketing and reports directly to Walter Jopp, CEO. Price brings a...

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Adham El-Muezzin to lead Hannover ReTakaful

Hannover Re’s executive board has appointed Adham El-Muezzin to lead Hannover ReTakaful B.S.C. and Hannover Re Bahrain Branch, replacing Mahomed Akoob who is retiring after 17 years with the company. El-Muezzin joined the reinsurer in 2007 in Germany, working in both traditional and structured treaty reinsurance and also security management....

Wael Khatib

Lockton MENA loses chairman

Lockton MENA has communicated the untimely passing of Wael Khatib, chairman and founder of the company and its subsidiary and associated companies in the region. The tragic loss is said to have taken place in the early hours on September 9, 2019 during a business trip in the Kingdom of...

ArgoGlobal widens regional A&H Offering

ArgoGlobal, member of Argo Group recently announced the appointment of Zachary Tan as accident and health underwriter for the Asia Pacific and Middle East region, effective immediately. He will report to Michael Scala, chief underwriting officer, Asia Pacific. “With a strong team in place both at Lloyd’s and in Singapore,...

MS Amlin expands marine underwriting team

MS Amlin has announced the appointment of Mary Vogiatzidou as a senior marine underwriter in its Dubai office. In this role, she will be responsible for the continued development and growth of MS Amlin’s marine business across the MENA region, reporting to David Overall, senior executive officer at MS Amlin...

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