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Ascot appoints Nick Greggains as Ethos Specialty CEO

NEW YORK, NY, 5 October 2020: Ascot today announces the appointment of Nick Greggains as CEO of Ethos Specialty, the group’s wholly owned Managing General Underwriter (MGU). Nick will assume management and oversight responsibility for the specialty underwriting...

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Ascot appoints Andy Stirk as Chief Commercial Officer

NEW YORK, NY, 28 September 2020: Ascot today announces the appointment of Andy Stirk as Chief Commercial Officer. Based in the company’s New York office, Andy will be responsible for distribution, marketing and sales strategy across Ascot’s North American businesses....

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Ascot launches U.S. E&S Casualty division

NEW YORK, NY, 10 September 2020: Ascot today announces the launch of an Excess & Surplus lines (E&S) Casualty division, with the appointment of Matthew Roy as Senior Vice President. The new division will offer a wide range of customized excess and surplus...

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Ascot appoints Jonathan M. Zaffino as Group President

NEW YORK, NY, 27 April 2020: Ascot today announces the appointment of Jonathan M. Zaffino as Group President. Mr. Zaffino joins Ascot as Group President and will be based in the company’s New York office after completing his contractual obligations with Everest. Mr....

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Ascot appoints Professional Indemnity underwriters

LONDON 24 March 2020: Ascot today announces the appointment of Antonio Bellanca, Matthew Watson, Manoj Sharma and Henry Hollingdale to write Professional Indemnity (PI). Writing at Lloyd’s on behalf of Ascot Syndicate 1414, the team’s book will consist of a number of...

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Ascot hires Drew Walter as Cyber & Commercial E&O Head

NEW YORK, NY, 19 December 2019: Ascot today announces the appointment of Drew Walter as Executive Vice President and Head of Cyber & Commercial E&O. Also joining the team are Tracy O’Hara, Abigail Oliver, Greg Garijanian, and Ben Mancuso. Based in New York,...

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