On The Move

On the move

New appointments in the global travel and health insurance industry.

04 November 2013

Matt DrossSocius Insurance Services, Inc., a management liability and property/casualty insurance wholesaler based in the US, announced it has hired Matt Dross as vice-president of its property and casualty practice.

17 October 2013

Europ Assistance (EA) has announced the appointment of Emmanuel Légeron as chief executive officer (CEO) of Europ Assistance Canada

17 October 2013

Australian provider of travel insurance and emergency assistance, Cover-More, has appointed Magda Biniaszewski to the newly created position of ancillary product manager (APM).

17 October 2013

ACE Insurance has promoted Chris Newing to the position of head of travel insurance for Australia and New Zealand

06 June 2013

Since leaving InterGlobal, Marie-Christine Exon-Gallé has resumed her consultancy business. She has also joined forces with Sophie Walker to create a fully-fledged claims assistance consulting service, EW Consulting Services.

09 May 2013

Kathryn MortimerThe DAS UK Group, a legal expenses insurer in the UK, has launched its own law firm, DAS Law, and has appointed Kathryn Mortimer (pictured), head of legal services for the DAS UK Group, as managing director of the new company.

09 May 2013

Phil SmartKPMG in the UK has appointed Phil Smart (pictured), who has been a partner of the company for the last 10 years, as its new head of insurance.

23 January 2013

SommerfordGary Sommerford, previously senior business consultant of fraud and investigations for InterGlobal, has started his own consulting company in the UK, Larus Consulting. 

16 January 2013


From 1 December last year, Tom Cox assumed the role of general manager (GM) for all operations of US-based Air Ambulance Specialists, Inc. 

16 January 2013

Australia’s Cover-More, a provider of travel insurance and emergency assistance, has appointed Professor Steve Rashford MBBS, FACEM, to the position of chief medical officer.

20 November 2012

Dr Mary CampbellUK-based claims management and emergency medical assistance provider CEGA has recruited two new doctors to meet the growing demand for international medical assistance and bespoke medical risk assessments from its corporate insurance clients.