Insurers

Insurers

AIG Europe (UK)
Terry Bennett is appointed board director of AIG Europe (UK). He joined the company as Senior Property Underwriter in 1982.

Stevens Legal Cost Negotiators
Brian Collins is appointed technical claims director of Stevens Legal Costs Negotiators.He has more than 18 years' experience in law costs drafting and negotiating. Compass Underwriting has appointed Teresa Ferdinando, Giles Berkshire and Karen Thompson to join its current sales team.

Tunbridge Wells Equitable Friendly Society
Tunbridge Wells Equitable Friendly Society has made two appointments. Graeme McAusland is appointed finance director. He will also take on the role of appointed actuary. He was previously with Scottish Amicable. Nick Kirkland is appointed non-executive director. He currently works as director of information services for Penguin Books.

Chiltern Insurance Group
Kevin Millard is appointed account executive of Chiltern Insurance Group. He previously worked for Newbury Insurance Broker Pallett & Collins.

Anthony Kidd Agencies
Anthony Kidd Agencies has made two appointments. Graham Cox is appointed director designate and his responsibilties will include developing and maintaining relationships with key business providers. Ian GadGadson is appointed commercial manager and business developer and his responsibilities include developing AKA's broker network and identifying new business opportunities.

Independent Insurance
Independent Insurance has made two appointments. Jonathan Sutcliffe is appointed claims manager at its operational centre in Cheadle. He spent the past year as claims manager of the group's Paris office.
Guy Summerfield is appointed claims development manager dealing with head office claims. He has been with the company for 15 years.

Lloyd's
Gordon Willins is appointed chief financial officer of The St. Paul at Lloyd's. He joined the group's service company, Cassidy Davis Insurance Services, as chief operating officer in July 1999.


Brokers

Smart and Cook
Denis James is appointed director of Smart and Cook. He was previously regional managing director for a national brokerage.

Coversure Insurance Services
John Hooper is appointed operations director of Coversure Insurance Services. He was Coversure's franchise holder for the past five years.

Aon Claims Solutions
Andrew Carruthers is appointed head of litigation within Aon Claims Solutions at AON. He was previously group managing partner of the Litigation and Dispute Resolution Group.

Stuart Alexander
Brett Wexler is appointed insurance director of Stuart Alexander. He previously worked as a branch managing director for Lambert Fenchurch.


Lawyers

Davies Arnold Cooper
Davies Arnold Cooper has made up five new partners. Deborah Broughton, Allison Dias, Peter Hanson, Loretta Peddell and Margaret McManus have become new insurance partners.

Jacksons Solicitors
Richard Clarke is appointed managing partner of Jacksons Solicitors. He joined Jacksons 23 years ago as an articled clerk.

Crutes Solicitors
Dagmar Leonard is appointed new partner of Crutes Solicitors. She was previously an associate with Walker Morris.