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Aon Benfield launches Risk & Capital Strategy team as part of Analytics division to help clients analyze risk, volatility, capital and value. Parr Schoolman heads the team globally and in the Americas. Marc Beckers and Paul Maitland head the effort in Europe, the Mid-East, and Africa, and Will Gardner leads the Asia-Pacific team.
www.aon.com 

ARTHUR J. GALLAGHER
Gallagher Benefit Services launches proprietary suite of tools to aid clients in understanding healthcare reform. Its Integrated Benefit Management is a three-part interactive tool that (1) enables employers to identify provisions of the reform law that apply specifically to their organization; (2) runs predictive modeling on the financial impact of mandated changes to health plans; and (3) makes projections through statistical modeling on financial impacts from 2014 onward resulting from reform requirements. >> Linda Collins, VP, Corporate Communications, elected president of Insurance Marketing and Communications Association. >> Gallagher Bassett Services buys GAB Robins of North America and its subsidiary MedInsights. It will combine with Gallagher Bassett’s p-c third party administrator and managed care operations under the direction of Gallagher Bassett’s president, Scott Hudson. Deal doesn’t include p-c loss adjusting operations.
www.ajg.com

BEACON HILL ASSOCIATES
Underwriting division, PartnerOne Environmental, establishes partnership with Berkley Environmental, to service small to middle market. Products include combined commercial general liability, contractors pollution liability and/or E&O, companion auto and WC, among others. Non-environmental contractors eligible for monoline contractors pollution liability.
www.b-h-a.com

BROWN & BROWN
Rob Roth named professional liability director and practice leader of Wholesale Brokerage Division. He has been with Brown & Brown since 2005, when his firm ECC Insurance Brokers became a subsidiary. He will continue as profit center leader of ECC’s Oakbrook, Ill., office. >> Brown & Brown of California - Programs has changed its name to Cita Insurance Services.
www.bbinsurance.com

CATALYST HEALTH SOLUTIONS
Acquires Independence Blue Cross’s pharmacy benefit management subsidiaries FutureScripts and FutureScripts Secure. Catalyst will manage IBC’s pharmacy benefits under the terms of a new 10-year PBM services agreement.
www.chsi.com

CRC INSURANCE SERVICES
Lee McClure joins as underwriting program manager. He will oversee EPL and LTC in-house programs. He was with Mikos/Kampkis Insurance Services. >> Angela Petersen appointed to management team as SVP, serving in newly created role supporting producers. She was with Colemont Brokerage Group.
www.crcins.com

CRUMP
Acquires assets of Target Underwriting Management, an MGU and program administrator in Avon, Conn. Deal includes Target Insurance Services, Garden State Insurance Services, and Florida Liability Assurance Group. They specialize in professional liability coverages nationwide and offer online submission entry and clearing, rating, quoting, binding, policy issuance, and invoicing capability. >> Christopher Willis hired as SVP and broker in Boston. Moves from Swett & Crawford.
www.crumpins.com

C. V. STARR
Starr Underwriting Agents and Starr Specialty Lines Insurance Agency open political risks underwriting unit in New York to complement existing London operation. Keith Dunford heads marketing of political risk products. He was VP at Chubb. The new unit also underwrites structured trade credit risks.
www.cvstarrco.com

DIGITAL INSURANCE
Buys Georgia Benefits led by Eric Haglund in Lawrenceville, Ga., and Summit
Benefits, headed by Jeff Schneiderman in St. Louis. These are the first purchases in a strategic acquisition plan targeting local agencies.
www.digitalinsurance.com

GUY CARPENTER
Sells Reinsurance Solutions LLC, Reinsurance Solutions Ltd., and Excess & Treaty Management Corp. to Randal & Quilter. >> Promotes Steve White to chief actuary, replacing Don Mango, who moves to head of Global Advisory. White is based in Seattle and reports to Mango. >> Franck Pinette named CEO of European Life Reinsurance, effective Dec. 1. He was with PartnerRe and now will be based in Paris under Nick Frankland.
www.guycarp.com

HYLANT
Promotes Tammy Vaughn Cameron to VP for marketing and branding. >> Hires Jeff Branca as VP and client executive in Cincinnati. He was with Aon.
www.hylant.com

INTEGRO
John Byrne elected chairman, succeeding the late Robert Clements. John Clements, son of the deceased founder and chairman, elected vice chairman.
www.integrogroup.com

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