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.
Hartford Financial Services Group Inc. named Sean Genden head of international insurance, effective Dec. 16.
Genden served as international business insurance segment lead at Travelers Cos. Inc.
Frans van der Ent will step down as the chairman of Achmea BV's pension and life division, effective in early 2020.
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John Barbagallo will retire as the president of Progressive Corp.'s commercial lines business unit, effective in January 2021.
Palomar Holdings Inc. named Michelle Johnson senior vice president for people and talent.
She will lead the overall talent strategy efforts for the company and its affiliates, including Palomar Specialty Insurance Co.
Dennis Van Mieghem will retire from the board of Old Republic International Corp., effective Dec. 31.
Elmer Funke Kupper was appointed as a nonexecutive director on the board of Suncorp Group Ltd., effective in January 2020.