Ace Europe
Ace Europe makes two appointments.Gilbert Flepp takes over the running of the construction, powergen and IT product areas for the European Union. Eldred Clark will become manager for these areas and report to Flepp.

Chartwell Managing Agents
Steve Mitchell has been appointed reinsurance manager at Chartwell Managing Agents.
He was previously at CGNU where he was the reinsurance programme manager.

Independent Insurance
Nick Wright has been appointed area sales manager at Independent Insurance for the company's Edenbridge branch. He has been with the company for ten years.

Omega Underwriting Agents
Nick Leighton is joining Omega Underwriting Agents to underwrite a professional indemnity book of business for Lloyd's syndicate 958.

St Paul
Jack Moore has been appointed vice-president Global Claims Services at St Paul.
He will be based at Redhill where he will oversee the quality of claim services for St Paul International operations worldwide for global marine and for global accounts.


Alwen Hough Johnson
David Doe has joined Alwen Hough Johnson to head up and develop its contract division.
He was previously at Bell Clements & Doe.

Sydney Packett & Sons
Bradford brokers Sydney Packett & Sons makes three promotions.
Wendy Butterfield, Wayne Cowley and John Coldwell are appointed associate directors.

Jardine Lloyd Thompson
Jardine Lloyd Thompson has appointed the senior management team for its new employee benefits division. Peter Redhead heads up Jardine Lloyd Thompson Benefit Solutions. Barry Oswald heads up Jardine Lloyd Thompson Administration Services. Lyndon Jones heads up Jardine Lloyd Thompson Financial Services.

Loss adjusters

GAB Robins
James Peace has been appointed director responsible for the London Market operation at GAB Robins.
He was previously with Cunningham Lindsey UK as director of corporate services.


Paul Agate has been appointed sales executive at August, the IT provider that has contracts with the London Market.

Alex Wise has joined the public relations firm Loud&Clear as a director. He was previously head of public relations at Capita Eastgate.

Highway Glass
Nigel Wittred has been appointed national human resources manager at Highway Glass.
He was previously at Norwich Union where he was claims operations manager.

Smithson Mason Group
Risk managers Smithson Mason Group has appointed two new staff in its credit risk division. Scott Liddle and Sarah Brown will work alongside managing director David Encell to offer political and credit risk to businesses across the UK.