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AMERICAN E&S
Designs exclusive Bank Package Program for bankers professional liability, D&O and bond coverage for financial institutions nationwide. Distressed banks are eligible. D&O and bankers professional limits up to $3 million. Bond coverage up to $5 million. Excess limits available.
www.aesbrokers.com

AON
Aon Consulting acquires J. P. Morgan Compensation and Benefit Strategies, provider of compensation, retirement and healthcare actuarial services for employee benefits plans. >> Subsidiary ASPN forges relationship with Zurich and its new online forum providing appointed agents with access to new markets and programs. ASPN will offer packaged solutions for niche markets, including tanning salons, security guards, alarm installation, and title agents E&O. >> Aon Construction Services Group secures offering for up to $100 million in limits for contractual liability policies, which has seen capacity diminish over the past couple of years. Can be placed with markets in U.S., Bermuda, London and Europe.
www.aon.com

ARTHUR J. GALLAGHER
Buys Winn & Co. Insurance Brokers, a century-old retail brokerage based in Hollister, Calf. Donald Winn and staff will continue to operate from current location under James McFarlane, West Coast regional manager of Gallagher’s retail p-c operations. >> Also buys insurance business of FirstCity Partnership of London. It is a Lloyd’s firm specializing in coverages for the financial services industry, as well as professional risk, asset protection, trade and political risks, and fine art specie. Tim Watkins and a team of brokers will operate as the Financial and Professional Lines Division under Gallagher’s U.K. brokerage. Other FirstCity members will merge into Gallagher’s existing U.K. broking operations.
www.ajg.com

BLISS & GLENNON
Mike Moran chosen as eastern region executive and managing director of national specialty brokerage business.
www.bgsurplus.com

BOLLINGER
Acquires John J. Slattery Associates, an employee benefits and individual medical products and services provider. It will operate as Slattery Associates in its current office. Desmond Slattery will serve as SVP.
www.bollingerinsurance.com

BROWN & BROWN
Creates new position, chief acquisitions officer, and promotes Thomas Riley to the job. He will continue to have regional oversight of South Florida and northern U.S. operations. >> Buys assets of Excel Underwriters Alliance and Spirit Underwriters, both of Voorhees, N.J., offering professional liability products and services. David Wash, president of both firms, and his staff will continue operating as divisions of Brown & Brown.
www.bbinsurance.com

CLEMENTS INTERNATIONAL
Executive appointments include: Dan Tuman to VP of Insurance Sales, Lisa Kennedy to AVP of Operations, Michael Crossett to AVP of Marketing, and Smita Malik to director of Commercial Insurance.
www.clements.com

CRUMP
Names Ann Chapman as VP and broker in its marine/cargo unit in Houston. She moves from Aon.
www.crumpins.com

C. V. STARR
California subsidiary promotes Andrew Robinson to chief underwriting officer.
www.cvstarrco.com

EQUITY RISK PARTNERS
Rhonda Rayha-Teegarden joins as director of marketing for property-casualty. She moves from Aon.
www.equityrisk.com

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