Ironshore Inc. has appointed Tara Houvenagle, Western Region Casualty Manager, to assume the additional role of Wholesale West Branch Executive for the Western Region. Ms. Houvenagle, who is based in Ironshore’s St. Louis, Missouri office, will report to Joseph L. Boren, President of U.S. Field Operations.
Ironshore Inc. announces that David Harrell has joined its Specialty Casualty unit as Vice President, Casualty Manager in the Chicago office. He will be responsible for building upon Ironshore’s retail distribution platform of Specialty Casualty product lines throughout the Midwest region, reporting to Tracey Sharis, Senior Vice President, Specialty Casualty.
Ironshore Inc. announces that Adriana Nariño has joined as Head of Surety for the Latin American Group, expanding capabilities for this specialty sector within the region. Ms. Nariño has more than 20 years’ experience in underwriting surety coverages for global insurance companies throughout the region. She will be based in the Miami office, reporting to Pepe Marquez, Managing Director for Ironshore in Latin America & Caribbean.
Ironshore Pembroke Managing Agency Ltd. is offering Product Contamination Recall Insurance, focusing on risk exposure within the food and beverage industries. The program was developed in response to the increasing volume of consumption product recalls averaging 25 to 30 incidents per week on a global basis. Contamination and subsequent recall occurrences can be triggered by accidental human error, malicious product tampering and product extortion throughout the manufacturing and distribution processes.
Ironshore Inc. has named Juan M. Melo to serve as the Head of Crisis Management for Latin America and the Caribbean. Mr. Melo joins Ironshore’s Miami team and will focus on the complex risk exposures of War & Terrorism and Kidnap & Ransom insurance. He will be based in the Miami office, reporting to Pepe Marquez, Managing Director for Ironshore in Latin America & Caribbean.
Ironshore distinguishes itself in the industry by closely aligning our claim professionals with members of the underwriting, actuarial and finance teams. This is our way of ensuring that the people who make the promises, keep the promises and that our policyholder claims are handled in a professional and expeditious manner.
The Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) is a United States federal law that requires United States persons, including individuals who live outside the United States, to report their financial accounts held outside of the United States, and requires foreign financial institutions to report to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) about their U.S. clients. As Ironshore has many U.S. and internationally domiciled companies we have endeavored to comply with the FATCA regulations. All FATCA documentation is available within the following pages upon registration.