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JUDY GREENWALD

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Liability Exposures of Audit Committee Chairs

One frequently asked question is whether members of a corporate board’s audit committee face heightened liability exposures. Two recent SEC enforcement actions seem to underscore that audit committee chairs do face liability exposures. Though…


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Coming and Goings

  • Brett Davis

    Wisconsin Physicians Service Insurance Corp. has named Madison, Wis.-based Brett Davis as vice president of provider…

    Jason L. Landrum

    Sedgwick Claims Management Services Inc. has named Memphis, Tenn.-based Jason L. Landrum as chief information officer. Previously, Mr. Landrum was a…

    Robert B. Young

    Pioneer Programs Insurance Solutions L.L.C. has named Pasadena, Calif.-based Robert B. Young as senior vice president. Previously, Mr. Young was…

    Anna M. Piazza

    Anderson Kill P.C. has named New York-based Anna M. Piazza as a shareholder. She will continue in her role as a member of the firm’s insurance…

    Juan Calvache

    Brit P.L.C. has named Miami-based Juan Calvache as the head of its new Miami-based Latin American business. Previously, Mr. Calvache was a senior…

    Quentin Perrot

    Willis Group Holdings P.L.C. has named London-based Quentin Perrot as vice president of insurance-linked securities. Previously, Mr. Perrot led the…

  • Rui Huang

    Willis Group Holdings P.L.C. has named Hong Kong-based Rui Huang as a senior vice president of Willis Capital Markets & Advisory. Previously, Mr.…

    David Brown

    KPMG L.L.P., a subsidiary of KPMG Europe L.L.P., has named London-based David Brown as a nonlife actuarial partner in the insurance practice.…

    Blake Chapman

    Alliant Insurance Services Inc. has named Chicago-based Blake Chapman as vice president of the employee benefits group. Previously, Mr. Chapman was a …

    Giuliana Rivers

    Mercer L.L.C. has named Houston-based Giuliana Rivers as an advisor its defined contribution advisors specialty practice. Previously, Ms. Rivers was…

    Joel Hirsch

    Aegis General Insurance Agency, a subsidiary of K2 Insurance Services L.L.C., has named Washington-based Joel Hirsch as president of Allied Public…

    Alan Hewitt

    Willis Group Holdings P.L.C. has named London-based Alan Hewitt as multinational practice leader of the global human capital and benefits practice.…

  • Michael Jacoby

    Frost Insurance Agency Inc. has named Dallas-based Michael Jacoby as a senior vice president and a producer/manager. Previously, Mr. Jacoby was vice…

    Jenni Lee Crocker

    Marsh L.L.C. has named Richmond, Va.-based Jenni Lee Crocker as head of its Richmond, Va. office. Previously, Ms. Crocker was a global risk…

    Michael Gramm

    XL Group P.L.C. has named Chicago-based Michael Gramm as vice president, excess. Previously, Mr. Gramm was vice president, excess auto.

    Toby Merrill

    Ace Ltd. has named Philadelphia-based Toby Merrill as division senior vice president, global cyber risk practice. Previously, Mr. Merrill was vice…

    Spencer Lloyd

    Alliance Marine Risk Managers, a division of Assured SKCG Inc., has named Fort Lauderdale, Fla.-based Spencer Lloyd as a senior vice president.…

    Nicole Stratton

    Burnham Benefits Insurance Services Inc. has named Sacramento, Calif.-based Nicole Stratton as an account executive. Previously, Ms. Stratton was an…

Business Insurance Feature

Understanding and Managing the Risks Associated With Cloud Computing

A growing number of companies are moving to cloud computing to take advantage of the economies of scale it offers by allowing them to share computing resources with large cloud providers, rather than having to rely on their local servers. But this presents a host of issues for the risk manager, perhaps most notably the loss of control inherent in firms turning over their key assets to a third party. Register today to attend this free on-demand webinar, sponsored by Aon Corp. to hear our expert speakers explore the risks inherent in cloud computing and how to minimize exposure to losses and liabilities.