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HDI Global Specialty enters German Fine Art and high net worth market with senior market hire

HDI Global Specialty SE has announced its intention to enter the German Fine Art and high net worth insurance market with the hire of Dr Alexander Wiebe from AXA. He joins the specialty lines insurer as Head of Fine Art & Lifestyle Continental Europe and Managing Director, HDI Global Specialty Underwriting Agency.

Hannover, 19 October 2020, Read press release

 

HDI Global Specialty appoints new Managing Director of its Scandinavian Branch

HDI Global Specialty SE has appointed Thomas Barenthein as the Managing Director of its Scandinavian Branch.

Hannover, 28 September 2020, Read press release

 

HDI Global Specialty launches new digital platform for general aviation insurance

HDI Global Specialty SE, the specialty lines insurer, has launched a new insurance platform which delivers general aviation policies to brokers in minutes.

Hannover, 17 August 2020, Read press release

 

HDI Global Specialty SE Australia strengths its senior team with two new hires

HDI Global Specialty SE Australia, the specialty lines insurer, has announced the appointments of Anja Dix-Eberhardt as Head of Risk and Compliance, and Nick Newton who joins as Head of Finance & Operations.

Hannover, 12 August 2020, Read press release

 

HDI Global Specialty and Fusion announces tie-up to strengthen capacity in M&A insurance

HDI Global Specialty SE – Australia (“HDI Global Specialty”), Fusion Specialty MGA Solutions Pty Ltd. and its Authorised Representative, Fusion Specialty Insurance Pty Ltd. (collectively “Fusion”).

Sydney, 3 August 2020, Read press release

 

HDI Global Specialty SE Australia appoints Head of Claims and Delegated Authority

HDI Global Specialty SE Australia, the specialty lines insurer, has announced the promotions of Kosta Biris to Head of Claims and Peter Gezimati to Head of Delegated Authority.  Both are internal appointments to newly established roles with Kosta Biris being promoted from Claims Manager and Gezimati from Delegated Authority Underwriting Manager.

Hannover, 7 July 2020, Read press release

 

HDI Global Specialty SE bolsters its Management Liability & Financial Institutions team with senior Neon hires

HDI Global Specialty SE has added to its Management Liability & Financial Institutions team with the hiring of Louise Parker and Charles Boorman. Both join the specialty lines insurer’s London office from Neon Syndicate 2468 with immediate effect.

Hannover, 25 June 2020, Read press release

 

HDI Global Specialty SE launches London Political and Credit Risk team with Neon hires

HDI Global Specialty SE, the specialty lines insurer, has launched a Political and Credit Risk team in London with the hires of Nick Robinson and Anthony Vaughan. Both have joined HDI Global Specialty SE’s London office from Neon Underwriting. The new London team will work in collaboration with HDI Global Specialty’s existing Political Risk team based in Stockholm

Hannover, 8 June 2020, Read press release

 

HDI Global Specialty SE Italy partners with new Marine Hull and Cargo Agency

HDI Global Specialty SE’s Italy branch has announced a partnership with the newly established Genoa-based Marine Insurance Agency (MIA). The new underwriting agency will initially focus on Marine Hull and Cargo business placed locally.

Hannover, 20 May 2020, Read press release

 

HDI Global Specialty SE appoints new Head of Airline

HDI Global Specialty SE, the specialty lines insurer, has promoted Frida Kangasniemi to the role of Head of Airline. She replaces Thomas Broms in the role who retired at the end of last year.

Hannover, 10 February 2020, Read press release

 

HDI Global Specialty SE strengthens aviation team with Canada hire

HDI Global Specialty SE, the specialty lines insurer, has strengthened its aviation team with the appointment of Michael McEwen as Head of Aviation, Canada.

Hannover, 20 January 2020, Read press release

 

HDI Global Specialty signs commercial drone partnership with Precision Autonomy

HDI Global Specialty SE Australia, the specialty lines insurer, has announced a partnership with underwriting agency Precision Autonomy to use its proprietary model for inflight and autonomous vehicles, beginning with commercial drone insurance.

Hannover, 16 January 2020, Read press release

 

HDI Global Specialty SE UK moves into Fine Art market with AXA hire

HDI Global Specialty SE UK has appointed Nick Brett from AXA Art as the specialty lines insurer moves into the Fine Art market.

Hannover, 16 December 2019, Read press release

 

HDI Global Specialty SE Australia makes underwriting hire

HDI Global Specialty SE Australia, the specialty lines insurer, has announced the appointment of Gerrie Johnson as Underwriting Manager, Delegated Authority Business. 

Hannover, 11 November 2019, Read press release

 

HDI Global Specialty SE Australia expands aviation presence

HDI Global Specialty SE Australia, the specialty lines insurer, has expanded its growing aviation presence with two senior underwriting appointments.

Hannover, 22 October 2019 | Read press release

HDI Global Specialty SE UK appoints Director of Finance and Operations

HDI Global Specialty SE has appointed Simon Hunt as Director of Finance and Operations, effective immediately.

Hannover, 11 October 2019, Read press release

HDI Global Specialty SE UK strengthens Contingency team

HDI Global Specialty SE has added to its London Contingency team with two new senior underwriting hires. Martin Holness joins as Head of Contingency, whilst Sheena Williams joins as Senior Underwriter, Contingency.

Hannover, 3 October 2019, Read press release

HDI Global Specialty SE hires experienced Head of Crisis Management from Marsh

HDI Global Specialty SE, the specialty lines insurer, has an-nounced the hire of David Palmer as Head of Crisis Management.

Hannover, 9 September 2019, Read press release

HDI Global Specialty SE expands UK Executive team with two senior hires

HDI Global Specialty SE, the specialty lines insurer, has expanded its UK Executive team with the hires of Clare Constable as Direc-tor of Claims and Will Morris as Director of Underwriting for Delegated Authority.

Hannover, 4 September 2019, Read press release

HDI Global Specialty SE acquires specialist Swedish MGA

HDI Global Specialty SE has strengthened its position in Sweden with the acquisition of alternative specialty lines Managing General Agent, Svedea AB.

London, 24 July 2019, Read press release

HDI Global Speciality SE appoints Alan Waters as Global Head of Distribution and Business Development

HDI Global Specialty SE has announced the appointment of Alan Waters as Global Head of Distribution and Business Development. Alan will report to Richard Taylor, a member of the Executive Board of Management and UK Managing Director at HDI Global Specialty SE with immediate effect.

London, 3 June 2019, Read press release

 

HDI Global Specialty SE strengthens Delegated Authority team with Underwriter hire

HDI Global Specialty SE, the specialty lines insurer, has added to its London based US delegated authority underwriting team with the hire of underwriter, Karen Frazer.

Hannover, 28 May 2019, Read press release

HDI Global Specialty SE appoints new Head of Aviation and Space

HDI Global Specialty SE, the specialty lines insurer, has recruited Martin Jackson as head of Aviation and Space. Jackson joins the London office on 20 May from Neon, where he was class underwriter, Marine and Transport.

Hannover, 20 May 2019, Read press release

HDI Global Specialty SE to set up new General Aviation team in Australia

HDI Global Specialty SE – Australia, the new specialty lines insurer, has recruited Jamie Bowes as Head of Aviation as a first step to developing a General Aviation footprint in the Asia Pacific markets.

Hannover, 21 March 2019, Read press release

HDI Global Specialty SE takes Bloodstock team from Neon

HDI Global Specialty SE, the new specialty lines insurer, has acquired Neon Underwriting’s bloodstock team. The team is led by Mark Edwards, who has been Neon’s Head of Specialty and Class Underwriter bloodstock/livestock since 2008. Edwards brings with him a team of three, including Deputy Class Underwriter, Cathy Olive.

Hannover, 28 February 2019, Read press release

HDI Global Specialty SE launches with over €1bn premium and broad growth strategy

HDI Global Specialty SE – Australia (“HDI Global Specialty”), Fusion Specialty MGA Solutions Pty Ltd. and its Authorised Representative, Fusion Specialty Insurance Pty Ltd. (collectively “Fusion”).

Hannover, 8 January 2019, Read press release


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