People Moves: 30 October – 3 November 2023

Recruitment chess moves

Keep up to date with the latest insurance personnel moves.

Featuring: Direct Line Group, Beazley, MGAA, Iprism, Pen Underwriting, CNA Hardy, EY and Criterion.

Direct Line Group hires director of claims services

James Geary, a former managing director of personal lines and protection at Covéa Insurance, is joining DLG as director of claims services and is expected to start in the job in the first quarter of 2024. Geary will be responsible for leading DLG’s auto services and DLG legal services.

Geary joins from MotoNovo Finance, part of Aldermore Bank

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Meet the MGA: Onda

Launched into the UK in October, chief underwriting officer Alex Jomaa explains why managing general agent Onda is on a mission to simplify and demystify cyber insurance for both brokers and customers alike.

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