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2013

DUAL Welcomes AIG Europe Limited as Capacity Provider

20 Nov 2013

DUAL, the underwriting arm of Hyperion Insurance Group, has announced that AIG Europe Limited will partner with them via the Tamesis DUAL specialty excess of loss reinsurance entity.  AIG Europe Limited joins DUAL’s existing capacity providers on 1st...

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Senior Appointments for DUAL's Asset Protection Division

13 Nov 2013

DUAL has announced the appointment of Kate Thorp and Wesley Timothy to its asset protection division. Thorp joins DUAL Asset Underwriting as Executor & Inheritance Protection Manager and Timothy as Real Estate Trading Manager. Thorp has over 15 y...

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DUAL Appoints Larry Sorensen as Chairman of its Underwriting Agency Operations in North America

04 Nov 2013

Following its acquisition of leading independent US MGA, PGI Commercial, DUAL International announced today the appointment of industry veteran Larry Sorensen as Chairman of its North American underwriting agency operations. Sorensen joins DUAL from...

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DUAL Appoints Regional Managing Director of Asian Operations

22 Oct 2013

DUAL International, part of the Hyperion Insurance Group, announced today the appointment of Mark Spadaccini as Regional Managing Director of DUAL Asia, responsible for both the Hong Kong and Singapore offices. Currently Managing Director of DUAL Sin...

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DUAL Appoints Regional Development Underwriter

02 Oct 2013

DUAL, the underwriting arm of Hyperion Insurance Group, has announced the appointment of David Armstrong, who has joined the company as Regional Development Underwriter for the South East (UK). In a new role for the Group, Armstrong has responsibilit...

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DUAL renews over £200m of global financial lines binders

02 Oct 2013

DUAL, the underwriting arm of Hyperion Insurance Group, has announced the successful renewal of the company’s main global financial lines binders with its existing carrier panel, led by Arch and Liberty and supported by Hiscox and Barbican, as well a...

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Hyperion Insurance Group Acquires U.S. Underwriting Agency, PGI Commercial Through its Subsidiary, DUAL

01 Oct 2013

Hyperion Insurance Group, the international insurance intermediary group, announced today the intention to significantly expand its underwriting agency business in the US through the acquisition, by its subsidiary DUAL, of PGI Commercial (PGI), a lea...

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DUAL Australia Restructures to Focus on Service

09 Sep 2013

DUAL Australia is pleased to announce the restructuring of its business to include a ‘National Business Unit’ which will complement its current offices in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Perth. This restructure is being implemented specifically to im...

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Phillip Oldcorn and Andrew Hillier join DUAL to launch new asset underwriting division

10 Aug 2013

DUAL, the underwriting arm of Hyperion Insurance Group, has launched a new asset protection division, DUAL Asset Underwriting (DAU). With capacity supported by carriers including AA rated Catlin Group, the division provides niche insurance products t...

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Shane Doyle and Damien Coates Swap Roles at DUAL International

02 Jul 2013

DUAL, the underwriting arm of Hyperion Insurance Group, announced today the appointment of Shane Doyle as CEO and Group Chief Underwriting Officer of its global operations.  Damien Coates now returns to Australia full-time to lead DUAL’s expanding As...

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DUAL Announces Graham Sims to Lead European Accident and Health Division

11 Jun 2013

DUAL, the underwriting arm of Hyperion Insurance Group, is pleased to announce the appointment of Graham Sims to lead the company’s new European Accident and Health Division. The new division will focus on providing Personal Accident and Travel solut...

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DUAL Announces Senior Appointments in its UK Operation

02 May 2013

DUAL, the underwriting arm of Hyperion Insurance Group, announced today a number of senior appointments in its UK operation. Jennifer Martin, currently Underwriting Director of Financial Lines in the UK, has been appointed Underwriting and Binder Man...

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DUAL Announces Further Strengthening of Operational and Governance Functions

06 Mar 2013

DUAL, the underwriting arm of Hyperion Insurance Group, announced today the next phase of its structural strengthening following a strategic review. Shane Doyle, Deputy CEO of DUAL International, will take on the new role of CEO of DUAL’s UK business...

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DUAL Appoints Non-Executive Chairman

20 Feb 2013

DUAL, the underwriting arm of Hyperion Insurance Group, is pleased to announce the appointment of Alan Grant as Non-Executive Chairman of the DUAL International Board of Directors and Non-Executive Director of DUAL’s UK operating companies. Grant sta...

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DUAL launches D&O capacity aimed at foreign companies listed on U.S. securities markets

04 Feb 2013

DUAL Specialty Underwriters, LLC with offices in Miami and New York announced today the launch of a new international Directors’ & Officers’ Liability (D&O) program aimed at foreign companies listed on U.S. securities markets through American...

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DUAL Strengthens Risk Management and Governance

15 Jan 2013

DUAL, the underwriting arm of Hyperion Insurance Group, announced today the strengthening of its Risk and Governance functions with a number of senior management appointments.  Hazel Beveridge joins DUAL from Markel as Chief Actuary and Strategic Di...

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