Recent Member News

August 16, 2018 - Worldwide Facilities, a national wholesale insurance brokerage and managing general agent, has appointed Joe Carlson as vice president, Healthcare at its Chicago office.

August 16, 2018 - Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) has hired Scott Setzer as an executive underwriter for Aviation, and Adam Johnson as an Aviation underwriter.

August 15, 2018 - Specialist insurer QBE North America has entered into an agreement with Safeco Insurance, a Liberty Mutual company, involving QBE’s personal insurance independent agency policies in 47 states. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

August 15, 2018 - Zurich North America has named Eric Cittadino as leader for Diversified Programs, Specialty Auto and Aftermarket within the Programs unit of Alternative Markets. He replaces David Banks who has decided to retire at the end of the year.

LISLE, Ill., August 15, 2018 – AAIS (American Association of Insurance Services), the only national not-for-profit insurance advisory organization, today introduced the openIDL (open Insurance Data Link), built on IBM Blockchain, to help automate insurance regulatory reporting.

August 14, 2018 - XL Catlin insurance operations recently added Naveed Khalidi and Michelle Jensen to its team of Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) insurance underwriters.

August 13, 2018 - Global wholesale brokerage of specialty insurance products, AmWINS Group has announced the launch of two specialty managing general agencies (MGAs) in the marine sector.

August 10, 2018 - Swiss Re Corporate Solutions has named Chris Grabowksi as head of Middle Market Casualty, responsible for overseeing a team of middle market underwriters across North America and working with brokers and clients.

August 7, 2018 - Ironshore’s Construction Industry group, in conjunction with Ironshore Specialty Casualty, has enhanced its coverage for designers and contractors. The specialty program offers contractors pollution liability on an occurrence basis within its combination policy covering contractors liability, contractors pollution liability and pollution mitigation.

(Dayton, Ohio) August 7, 2018 –Norman-Spencer Agency Inc. (NSA) has announced its acquisition of American Insurance Professionals (AIP) business assets, a nationwide insurance broker based in Phoenix, AZ specializing in Title Agents errors and omissions.

Pasadena, Ca. – August 6, 2018 — Pioneer Programs Insurance Solutions, LLC, today named Michael Kwan as president of the insurance program administrator, a leader in insurance solutions for contractors.

August 2, 2018 - American International Group Inc. announced that David H. McElroy will join the company as chief executive officer of Lexington Insurance Co. at a date to be determined.

August 1, 2018 - Alliant Insurance Services Inc. has named Andrew Oram vice president in its employee benefits group.

August 1, 2018 - Atlas General Insurance Services, LLC, a national multi-line program administrator, has added an exclusive new workers’ compensation insurance program with Accredited Surety & Casualty Co. Accredited recently expanded its insurance offerings to include workers’ compensation and selected Atlas as its exclusive program administrator nationwide.

August 1, 2018 - Beazley has launched a new consortium at Lloyd’s to bring increased capacity for wage & hour risks, expanding the choices available to U.S. organizations.