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News & Commentary
Content tagged with Management Strategies posted in March 2011
New Microinsurance Facility Focuses on Catastrophe Risk
Commentary  |  3/31/2011  | 
An international consortium including Swiss Re, Guy Carpenter and Mercy Corps has created what it calls a scalable, innovative model to combat the financial impact of natural disasters for Haitians.
Hancock Named Chartis CEO Following Reorganization
News  |  3/31/2011  | 
Current CEO Kristian Moor has been named vice chairman, and the company has been divided into two global groups.
I&T Seeks Nominations for Elite 8 2011
Commentary  |  3/30/2011  | 
We're getting ready to select this year's Elite 8 insurance technology executives, and welcome help from our reader base.
ING Names Former AIG Exec CEO of U.S. Insurance
News  |  3/29/2011  | 
The Amsterdam-based financial services company is looking for leadership at its U.S. insurance unit as it prepares for an IPO.
Advisen to Acquire Web Connectivity
News  |  3/22/2011  | 
Advisen asserts that the collaboration will allow both companies to further develop technologies and solutions for offering increasing amounts of structured data to suppliers, buyers and brokers of commercial insurance and reinsurance.
MetLife Names Steven A. Kandarian as New President and CEO
News  |  3/22/2011  | 
On May 1 Kandarian, currently MetLife's chief investment officer, will succeed C. Robert Henrikson, who will continue to serve as chairman of the board through 2011.
Former Nationwide Tech Chief Named CIO at Symetra Life
News  |  3/21/2011  | 
George McKinnon, whose last position was at a China-based outsourcing company, takes over his third top tech job in the insurance industry.
Organizational Strategies, Role of Social Discussed at IBM Customer Experience Luncheon
Commentary  |  3/14/2011  | 
Carriers are forming cross-functional groups to decide how to leverage technologies to improve the customer experience.
A Review of Deadly Tsunamis That Hit American Shores
Commentary  |  3/11/2011  | 
The waves generated on American shores by the March 11 Sendai earthquake may have been mild compared to those striking Japan, but history shows that tsunamis pose a deadly threat on the eastern shores of the Pacific.
Technology Shows the World Scope of Japan Earthquake Disaster
Commentary  |  3/11/2011  | 
Technology shows the world scope of Japan earthquake disaster; even within a few hours or the 8.9 magnitude earthquake and subsequent tsunami there was a tremendous amount of information about the scope of the tragedy.
Carrier CIOs Evaluate Business Potential of iPad 2
News  |  3/9/2011  | 
Top tech executives from five carriers across multiple lines of business spoke to Insurance & Technology this week about the enterprise potential of the new version of Apple's iPad.

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