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AXA XL announces key appointments to London Reinsurance team

AXA XL, the property, casualty and specialty risk division of AXA announced three senior appointments to the London Reinsurance team, Megan KEMPE, Nick PASCALL and Conor GAFFNEY. The appointees will be based in London and report to Rob LITTLEMORE, CEO of London Reinsurance.

MMC elects Tamara INGRAM to BoD

Global re/insurance brokerage Marsh & McLennan Companies (MMC) announced its BoD has elected Tamara INGRAM as director effective July 19, 2019. With Tamara INGRAM's election, the Company's Board will consist of 13 directors.

Ales MIRNIK appointed as VIG Re Head of CEE

After five years of service Petr STEPAN decided to pursue new career opportunities outside of VIG Group. He will be succeeded by Ales MIRNIK, who joins VIG Re as the new Head of Central & Eastern Europe department effective 8th of August 2019.

Allianz Hungaria Zrt. has a new CEO and President

Alexander PROTSENKO has been appointed as the new President and CEO of Allianz Hungarian branch. He will take over the position held by Peter KISBENEDEK, who served Allianz Hungaria Zrt. for more than 11 years, after choosing to continue his career outside Allianz.

PZUW is the second fastest-growing mutual insurer in the world

PZUW, the mutual insurance arm of the Polish PZU Group, is the second fastest growing mutual insurance company in the world, the latest edition of the Global 500 report prepared by the International Federation of Cooperative Insurance and Mutual Insurance Companies (ICMIF) shows.

UKRAINE: January-May MTPL growth exceeded 12% y-o-y

From January to May 2019, Ukrainian insurers generated MTPL GWP 12.3% more y-o-y, and the total number of MTPL policies increased by 3.5%, Forinsurer reports with reference to data published by MTIBU (Motor Transport Insurance Bureau of Ukraine).

UZBEKISTAN: Insurance Market Development Agency to be established

At a meeting held July 10 by President Shavkat MIRZIYOYEV, it was decided to reform the State Inspectorate for insurance supervision at the Ministry of Finance by liquidating it and establishing an Insurance Market Development Agency, reports UzReport.

AON names Darren ZEIDEL as General Counsel

AON announced that its Board of Directors has approved the appointment of Darren ZEIDEL as the firm's Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Company Secretary, effective July 12, 2019.