S&P Global Market Intelligence presents a daily roundup of management and board changes in the insurance industry. This feature excludes C-level leadership changes and stories previously covered by S&P Global Market Intelligence.
Family Physicians Group Inc. appointed Cheri La-Tour as market president.
La-Tour most recently served as senior vice president of home care operations at Family Physicians' parent company, Humana Inc.
American International Group Inc. named Steven Barnett CEO of Asia-Pacific, general insurance, effective Jan. 20.
Barnett, whose appointment is subject to regulatory approval, will be based in Singapore.
Zurich Insurance Group AG unit Zurich Italia appointed Michele Colio as head of retail distribution, Investment Europe reported.
Property and casualty
Insurance Australia Group Ltd. group executive Ben Bessell intends to leave the company at the end of March.
Bessell has worked with the group for more than 26 years and has been a member of the leadership team since 2015.
Willis Towers Watson PLC appointed Shai Ganu as executive compensation global practice leader.
Ganu will be based in Singapore for his new role.
Hyperion X Analytics named Mark Shumway head of advisory, Iain Davie head of catastrophe modelling and Michelle To head of business intelligence.
Shumway worked at AM Best as a lead insurance credit analyst, while Davie joins Hyperion from Quantemplate Ltd. where he served as head of solution architecture. To joins from Aon Consulting, Bermuda where she advised clients on growth, portfolio
optimization and value creation.
Hyperion X is the analytics and advisory division of Hyperion Insurance Group Ltd.
Willis Re Inc. appointed Cameron Green head of its international casualty reinsurance practice and chair of Willis Re Australia.
Meanwhile, John Philipsz, deputy CEO of Willis Re Australia, was appointed chief executive.
The appointments are effective Jan. 1, with Green and Philipsz to remain based in Sydney.
Willis Re is the reinsurance business of Willis Towers Watson.
Stewart Information Services Corp. promoted Wyomia Clifton to group senior vice president for the Pacific Northwest and mountain states.