BMS appoints new Reinsurance Operations Officer and relocation of its US hub

By: - January 14th, 2011

BMS announced today that it has appointed Kristine Westall as Senior Vice President, Reinsurance Operations Officer of its US platform. Formerly, Kristine spent over 20 years working for Benfield in their Minneapolis office as SVP, Reinsurance Accounting and Claims. Recently she has worked for John B. Collins Associates, Inc as […]

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Energy insurance, a market for the brave

By: - December 16th, 2010

Tim Paske, Director BMS Group, features in Reactions: Deepwater Horizon gave the energy insurance market a shock this year, but not enough to make it more profitable. Visit the Reactions website for the full article  

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Convergence Quarterly: Q3 cat bond activity

By: - December 1st, 2010

Stefano Nicolini, SVP Retro, features in Reactions: The third quarter was typically quiet for cat bonds, but observers are tipping a bumper end to the year, according to the latest instalment of our Convergence Quarterly section. Visit the Reactions website for the full article

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BMS appoints Chicago VP – James Botsis

By: - October 26th, 2010

Specialist (re)insurer BMS has appointed James Botsis as vice president in its property & casualty team in Chicago. Prior to his appointment at BMS, Botsis held the position of assistant vice president at Towers Watson in Chicago for 11 years. BMS said Botsis’ appointment is an important step towards growing […]

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BMS grows US P&C team with new senior hire

By: - October 14th, 2010

Thursday 14 October 2010 Independent (re)insurance broker BMS announced today that it has appointed Jack Hickey, who will be joining the property & casualty team based in Shelton, Connecticut. His primary area of focus will be in the North-East – where the majority of his clients are based. Managing director […]

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BMS appoints Cook to expand direct and wholesale platform

By: - October 11th, 2010

Independent London market (re)insurance broker BMS announced today that it has appointed Nick Cook, former Chief Executive of Glencairn, to the new position of CEO of its London market wholesale business. Cook will also become an executive director and – subject to FSA approval – will join the board of […]

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BMS expands US P&C capability

By: - October 1st, 2010

Friday 1 October 2010 BMS, the specialist insurance group, announced today that it has recruited John Faustman to extend its capability to provide reinsurance solutions for regional US insurance companies. Mr Faustman will spearhead the opening of a new BMS office in Philadelphia to support this business.  Cover provided out […]

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Stefano Nicolini Joins BMS Re

By: - April 10th, 2010

BMS are pleased to  announce the appointment of Stefano Nicolini, as Senior Vice President concentrating on Industry Loss Warranty (ILW) business. Stefano will be based in New York and report to Jonathan Morris, Managing Director of BMS Re. Jonathan Morris, commented – “As our reinsurance business is developing, it is […]

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