BCWA Healthcare has announced two key appointments in its marketing department.
Howard Hughes joins as sales and marketing manager after 15 years at BUPA, latterly as marketing and development manager for BUPA Dental Cover. He will lead the sales and marketing team.
Andrea Bridgeman joins after ten years at Clerical Medical International, most recently as marketing executive. She will take day to day charge of the company's marketing activity.
Radian Group has announced that Edward Bowers has joined Asset Guaranty Insurance Company and Enhance Reinsurance Company as senior vice president and managing director, global structured products. Bowers will drive business strategy to expand the companies' global presence in the structured finance and credit risk management markets.
Previously, he was executive director of Winterthur International's Strategic Risk Solutions Group.
Scor Group has announced five new appointments, after its acquisition of Sorema. Benedict Ho becomes senior vice president of group risk management and control. Patrice Theret becomes regional managing director of Scor Asia-Pacific. Patrick Barrault becomes manager of group credit and surety.
Etienne Leroy becomes vice president of group communications. Dominique Fort becomes vice president of northern markets of group property and casualty reinsurance.
Royal & SunAlliance (R&SA)
R&SA has appointed Bob Gunn to the new position of chief operating officer. He was previously group director, Americas, with the company.
AIG Europe has announced the appointment of two new directors to the board of AIG Europe (UK). They are Kelly Lyles, senior vice president, financial lines, UK and Ireland, and Simon Williams, senior vice president, systems and operations, UK & Ireland.
RJ Kiln & Co
Lloyd's managing agency RJ Kiln & Co has announced the appointment of Mem Bhatti as a director of the company. He joins from XL Brockbank, where he was a senior underwriter for syndicates 588/861. He will take responsibility for the management of a new unit established to develop third-party capital managed syndicates at Lloyd's.
Clarke Roxburgh Insurance Brokers
Gordon Hazelton has joined Clarke Roxburgh Insurance Brokers as a property specialist.
He has more than 15 years' insurance experience, the past eight specialising in property insurance, with both a national broker and a small independent broker in Warwickshire. His role is to build and develop a specialist property account, with the aim of establishing Clarke Roxburgh as a major player in the specialist property owning and management market.
Greystoke Legal Services
Dr Chris Hilley has joined Greystoke Legal Services. His task will be to spearhead the development of after the event insurance for the insolvency profession. He has also completed research and development work for the firm's new product, Greystoke Solvency Assist.
Crutes has welcomed Julie Whitmore to its insurance litigation team.
She joins as a paralegal and will handle a high volume of general insurance claims.
Recruitment consultancy Outlook Recruitment has recently appointed Gary Broz as operations director to strengthen the firm's presence throughout the South-East.
General Medicals Direct
Following the successful acquisition of The Lancer Medical Group, General Medicals Direct has made the following three appointments.
Steve Dutton has been appointed director and will take responsibility for integrating and managing the new combined business. Steve Dutton joined Medicals Direct in April and has worked extensively within both the insurance industry and the medico-legal industry.
Nancy Ambler has been appointed client liaison manager and will be responsible for assisting Steve Dutton with the development of the business. She previously worked for the Lancer Medical Group, assisting with the overall management of the medico-legal business.
Alan Robertson has been appointed expert services manager and will be responsible for the recruitment of medical experts across the UK. He joined Medicals Direct in April and has also previously worked within the medico-legal industry.