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BILL KENEALY

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Understanding culture to improve disaster risk reduction

Institute of Hazard, Risk and Resilience Blog - Making a difference to how we live with hazard and risk. Anyone who does work in Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR), humanitarian aid, emergency management, resilience planning or related fields likely…

U.S. inspector wanted reactor shut on quake fears: Report

(Reuters) — A federal nuclear inspector urged U.S. regulators to shut down a California nuclear power plant until tests showed its reactors could withstand quake shocks.



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Coming and Goings

  • Matt Barone

    Beazley P.L.C. has named New York-based Matt Barone as an underwriter in the commercial crime business sector. Previously, Mr. Barone was an…

    Gary Dubois

    Pioneer Underwriting Ltd. has named New York-based Gary Dubois as president of Pioneer Special Risk of New York. Previously, Mr. Dubois was president …

    James Witchell-Jones

    Capita Insurance Services Ltd. has named London-based James Witchell-Jones as a claims solutions consultant. Previously, Mr. Witchell-Jones was…

    Christopher Sindle

    Hub International Ltd. has named Folsom, California-based Christopher Sindle as a sales consultant in its commercial insurance division. Previously,…

    Bevis Tetlow

    Hiscox Re has named Hamilton, Bermuda-based Bevis Tetlow as chair of North America and Caribbean. Previously, Mr. Tetlow was senior vice president,…

    Steve Brockmeyer

    The Council of Insurance Agents and Brokers has named Pasadena, California-based Steve Brockmeyer as its 2015 chairman. Mr. Brockmeyer is president…

  • Michael Heid

    Alliant Insurance Services Inc. has named Los Angeles-based Michael Heid as executive vice president and managing director of its real estate group.…

    Royce F. Cohen

    Tressler L.L.P. has named New York-based Royce F. Cohen as partner. Previously, Ms. Cohen was special counsel at Stroock & Stroock & Lavan L.L.P.…

    Catherine Besselman

    Ironshore International has named Los Angeles-based Catherine Besselman as divisional director, global head of agriculture. Previously, Ms. Besselman …

    Courtney Leimkuhler

    Marsh L.L.C. has named New York-based Courtney Leimkuhler as chief financial officer effective March 1, 2015. Previously, Ms. Leimkuhler was CFO of…

    Philip Vandoninck

    Hiscox Re has named Hamilton, Bermuda-based Philip Vandoninck as chair of International. Previously, Mr. Vandoninck was senior vice president,…

    Jennifer Sharkey

    William Gallagher Associates Insurance Brokers Inc. has named Boston-based Jennifer Sharkey as executive vice president. Ms. Sharkey will continue to …

  • Taylor Armitage

    Burns & Wilcox Ltd. has named Los Angles-based Taylor Armitage as a commercial insurance underwriter. Previously, Mr. Armitage was an account…

    Sarah Stephens

    Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group P.L.C. has named London-based Sarah Stephens as head of cyber, technology and media errors …

    Kathy Quick

    Burns & Wilcox Ltd. has named Los Angles-based Kathy Quick as a senior underwriter, personal insurance. Previously, Ms. Quick was chief operating…

    Mike Barone

    Hub International Ltd. has named San Diego-based Mike Barone as president of Hub’s national employee benefits practice. Previously, Mr. Barone was…

    Peter Rapciewicz

    Lockton Cos. L.L.C. has named New York-based Peter Rapciewicz as vice president in the risk finance practice. Previously, Mr. Rapciewicz was vice…

    Peter Garvey

    Edgewood Partners Insurance Center has name New York-based Peter Garvey as chief operating officer. Previously, Mr. Garvey was president and CEO of…

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Captive Strategies: Enhancing Value and Ensuring Compliance - A Whitepaper from Zurich

Captive owners are increasingly considering how to diversify their captive programs’ risk portfolios, and at the same time recognize the need to focus on compliance. In a recently published white paper, Zurich in North America explores the benefits of diversification and the need for compliance in captive programs.