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Thomas Wafer appointed as Chairman Willis Re, North America, alongside new Vice-Chair, Jeffrey Livingston

These two appointments constitute the formation of the ‘Office of the Chairman’ for Willis Re, North America. The Office of the Chairman will work to strengthen client relationships across North America while also providing guidance and mentoring for all Willis Re colleagues.

Insurers increasingly concerned about “silent cyber” exposure

Around half of industry practitioners see the risk of “silent cyber” exposure – potential cyber-related losses due to silent coverage from insurance policies not specifically designed to cover cyber risk – as growing over the coming year, according to a recent survey conducted by Willis Re.