DARAG has acquired SunPoint Holdings in Bermuda in a deal that sees Amel Esposito, who headed SunPoint's claims operation, named as head of US claims and service operations at DARAG North America.
Paul Broderick has joined Grant Thornton in Cayman as asset management team leader.
EPIC Insurance Brokers and Consultants has made a number of organisational and structural changes that it hopes will better position it for future growth.
Kent Teeters has taken a new role as systems director for insurance and risk financing services at PeaceHealth.
The Guernsey International Insurance Association (GIIA) has named Mark Elliott as its new chair.
Zurich North America has hired Sonia Kundi as its Canada chief risk officer. Meanwhile, Kim Jordan and Jim Heintz have been promoted to the roles of regional vice president for the US South region and underwriting manager for the US South Central areas, respectively.
Saint Joseph’s University, Temple University and the University of Southern California (USC) all have teams representing them in the finals of the Captive Insurance Companies Association (CICA) essay contest for college risk management and insurance students.
MAXIS Global Benefits Network (MAXIS GBN) has promoted Paul Lewis to the role of regional director for the Americas.
MAXIS Global Benefits Network (MAXIS GBN) has partnered with California-based healthtech firm SimpleTherapy to help multinationals tackle the issue of musculoskeletal conditions.
BMS, the independent specialist re/insurance broker, has appointed Robert Mercier as chief operating officer for its US business.