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2015

Clem Booth joins DUAL Board as Chairman and Hyperion Board as NED

02 Oct 2015

Hyperion, the world’s largest employee-owned insurance group, announced today that Clem Booth will join DUAL, its underwriting arm, as Non-Executive Chairman of the Board.  He will also become a Non-Executive Director on the Board of Hyperion.  The a...

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DUAL CUO Talbir Bains discusses collaboration between MGAs and alternative capital

21 Sep 2015

This article was written by Talbir Bains, Chief Underwriting Officer, DUAL International and was published by Post Magazine online on 7th September 2015.   Alternative capital and its impact on the market are well known. No one is in any doubt that i...

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DUAL scoops MGA of the Year at the Insider Honours

10 Sep 2015

DUAL and the Hyperion Group swept the board at last week’s Insurance Insider Honours Awards in London. Scooping three awards: the Group won MGA of the Year for DUAL; M&A Transaction of the Year for the merger between Hyperion and the R K Harrison...

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DUAL and the Hyperion Group sweep the board at the Insurance Insider Honours

10 Sep 2015

DUAL and the Hyperion Group swept the board at this year's Insurance Insider Honours Awards in London. Scooping three awards: the Group won MGA of the Year for DUAL; M&A Transaction of the Year for the merger between Hyperion and the R K Harrison...

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Amanda Hayes appointed to Caribbean and LatAm business development role

23 Jul 2015

DUAL, the underwriting arm of the Hyperion Insurance Group is today pleased to announce that it has appointed Amanda Hayes as Managing Director of Latin America and Caribbean Business Development. Amanda starts on 1 August and will report to DUAL’s G...

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DUAL intends to ‘shake-up UK Agricultural market’

10 Jul 2015

DUAL enters UK agriculture sector with ‘instant quote and bind’ product for farming industry New DUAL Farms & Estates team to be led by Dean Robertson   DUAL, the underwriting arm of the Hyperion Insurance Group, is pleased to announce the la...

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DUAL appoints Angus Watson as new Chief Claims Officer

07 Jul 2015

DUAL, the underwriting arm of the Hyperion Insurance Group, is today pleased to announce that it has appointed Angus Watson as Global Chief Claims Officer, joining 1 September 2015. Angus will join from Arch Insurance Company (Europe) Limited where h...

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DUAL enters CEE market with launch of DUAL Polska

29 Jun 2015

DUAL Group, the underwriting arm of Hyperion Insurance Group, is pleased to announce its launch into Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) as DUAL Polska, following the acquisition of the majority stake of Torun headquartered insurance specialist, Data Co...

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DUAL enters CEE market with launch of DUAL Polska

29 Jun 2015

DUAL Group, the underwriting arm of Hyperion Insurance Group, is pleased to announce its launch into Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) as DUAL Polska, following the acquisition of the majority stake of Torun headquartered insurance specialist, Data Co...

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DUAL continues expansion of its global marine offering

25 Jun 2015

DUAL, the underwriting arm of the Hyperion Insurance Group, is delighted to announce the continued expansion of its Global Marine and Energy practice following the launch of a marine offering at DUAL Australia Pty Ltd (‘DUAL Australia’). DUAL Austral...

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DUAL continues expansion of its global marine offering

25 Jun 2015

DUAL, the underwriting arm of the Hyperion Insurance Group, is delighted to announce the continued expansion of its Global Marine and Energy practice following the launch of a marine offering at DUAL Australia Pty Ltd (‘DUAL Australia’).  DUAL Austra...

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DUAL launches global M&A business based in Frankfurt and London

08 Jun 2015

DUAL, the underwriting arm of the Hyperion Insurance Group, today announces the launch of its Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) business, located in Frankfurt and London. M&A activity has reached unprecedented levels both in Germany and worldw...

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DUAL Appoints New Managing Director in New Zealand

26 May 2015

DUAL is pleased to announce the promotion of Andrew Beaton to the position of Managing Director. This will see Andrew joining Martin Stroud and Damien Coates on the Board of Directors for DUAL New Zealand and assume overall responsibility of our New...

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DUAL appoints Mark Dennis to lead new division

12 May 2015

DUAL Asset Underwriting, the specialist asset protection division of The DUAL Group, is delighted to announce the appointment of industry veteran Mark Dennis, who will be joining from August, to lead its new DUAL Residential Risks division, based in...

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Hyperion and RKH Group announce completion of merger

30 Apr 2015

Hyperion Insurance Group Limited (Hyperion) and R K Harrison Holdings Limited (RKH) are pleased to announce the completion of the merger of the two businesses, following receipt of applicable regulatory and legal approvals. Hyperion has now acquired...

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DUAL appoints Heiner Eickhoff as European Chairman

27 Apr 2015

DUAL, the underwriting arm of the Hyperion Insurance Group, has appointed Heiner Eickhoff as Chairman of its European hub. Heiner founded DUAL Deutschland in 2005 building it into Germany’s leading provider of Financial Lines insurance before diversi...

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DUAL announces the launch of Netherlands Marine operations

13 Apr 2015

DUAL, the underwriting arm of the Hyperion Insurance Group, is pleased to announce the opening of its first Netherlands office. The Rotterdam office will initially write Marine and Energy lines with DUAL’s complete suite of products added over time....

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DUAL Marine and Energy announces CNA Hardy as underwriting partners

01 Apr 2015

DUAL, the underwriting arm of the Hyperion Insurance Group, is today pleased to announce that its global Marine and Energy business will start underwriting immediately supported by CNA Hardy’s Lloyd’s syndicate. Under the leadership of Bernt Hellman,...

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Talbir Bains joins DUAL Group as global Chief Underwriting Officer

09 Mar 2015

Talbir Bains joins DUAL Group as Global Chief Underwriting Officer with responsibility for management of capital and carrier relations and maintaining underwriting control and governance. Shane Doyle, DUAL Group CEO, commented “I’m delighted that Tal...

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Hyperion and RKH announce signing of merger agreement

03 Mar 2015

Merger will create the world’s largest majority employee-owned insurance group Further to their announcement on 5th November 2014, Hyperion Insurance Group Limited (Hyperion) and R K Harrison Holdings Limited (RKH) are pleased to announce the signing...

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