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.
Jay Hartzell and Sheryl Sculley were elected to the boards of MGIC Investment Corp. and its principal subsidiary Mortgage Guaranty Insurance Corp.
Horace Mann Educators Corp. appointed William Caldwell to lead the product offerings of its property and casualty, retirement and life businesses.
The company also appointed Matthew Sharpe to lead its distribution efforts and Wade Rugenstein to lead its operational functions.
The appointments are part of the company's reorganization efforts to align members of its existing senior management team with its strategy.
Caldwell is executive vice president for product, while Sharpe is executive vice president for strategy and business development. Rugenstein is executive vice president for operations.
John Hopper is stepping down as head of U.K. financial lines at American International Group Inc., The Insurance Insider reported.
Property and casualty
Brokerslink AG named Osama Abu Ghazaleh regional manager for the Middle East.
Tiago Mora, previously regional manager for the Middle East and African regions, will now serve as regional manager for Africa.
Ghazaleh was general manager and executive vice president at Saudi Arabia-based ACE Insurance & Reinsurance Brokers Ltd.
Chubb Ltd. appointed Jonathan Poole head of middle market for the U.K. and Ireland, effective Jan. 6.
He replaces Sara Mitchell, who was appointed division president at Chubb's U.K. and Ireland retail business in April.
Poole is head of operations at Tokio Marine Kiln Group Ltd.
Canopius AG named Crispin Hodges head of trade political risk, effective Oct. 28.
Hodges was international business producer at Beazley PLC.
Aon PLC's reinsurance solutions business appointed Dean Jenner and Richard Evans co-leaders of its U.K. and Ireland and specialty casualty businesses.
Jenner was leader of the U.K. and Ireland property team at reinsurance solutions, while Evans led the U.K. motor team.