Posts Tagged ‘Bermuda’

AIG’s Duperreault announced as keynote for Bermuda NYC forum

AIG’s Duperreault announced as keynote for Bermuda NYC forum
AIG CEO Brian Duperreault Hamilton, Bermuda, March 1, 2018 – AIG Chief Executive Officer Brian Duperreault will be the keynote speaker at a multi-industry event hosted May 2 in New York by the Bermuda Business Development Agency (BDA). The one-day Bermuda Executive Forum will be officially...
March 1st, 2018 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance | Read More

New cyber-risk conference coming to Bermuda in 2018

New cyber-risk conference coming to Bermuda in 2018
The Canadian team behind a new cyber-risk conference coming to Bermuda  this year met at the BDA with some of the island’s risk-industry groups recently* Hamilton, Bermuda, February 21, 2018 – A new Bermudian edition of a successful North American cyber-risk conference will be held later...
February 21st, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance | Read More

New CEO for Bermuda Shipping & Maritime Authority

New CEO for Bermuda Shipping & Maritime Authority
Bermuda Shipping & Maritime Association (BSMA) Chair Paul Scope, left, with incoming BSMA CEO Francis Richardson Hamilton, Bermuda, February 2, 2018 – Francis C. Richardson, a marine engineer with 25 years’ of service to the Bermuda government, will join the Bermuda Shipping and Maritime...
February 2nd, 2018 | Organisations, Politics and Government | Read More

Spotlight speakers announced for diversity-themed 2018 Bermuda Captive Conference

Spotlight speakers announced for diversity-themed 2018 Bermuda Captive Conference
Hamilton, Bermuda, January 19, 2018: Human rights visionary Derreck Kayongo and insurance industry leader Jonathan Reiss will be spotlight speakers at this year’s Bermuda Captive Conference, scheduled to run June 11-13 at Fairmont Southampton. Derreck Kayongo Both will address the three-day...
January 19th, 2018 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Insurance and Reinsurance | Read More

Bermuda’s global business sector showcased in London

Bermuda’s global business sector showcased in London
Premier David Burt welcomed guests to the BDA’s well-attended executive industry forum in London, calling the event a good opportunity to promote Bermuda’s top-tier reputation and to attract new business to the island Hamilton, Bermuda, November 30, 2017 – Leaders of Bermuda’s...
November 30th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Startups join Bermuda Innovation & InsurTech

Startups join Bermuda Innovation & InsurTech
          ABOUT    GR  |             AGENDA   Bermuda Innovation & Insurtech   November 6, 2017 Rosewood Bermuda | St George’s, Bermuda 20 STARTUPS TO ATTEND Following InsurTech Connect held in Las Vegas on October...
October 23rd, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance | Read More

BDA: Business groups support middle-school career studies

BDA: Business groups support middle-school career studies
l to r: ABIC’s Greta Peters; Amanda Outerbridge, BMA; Lisa Marshall, Education Officer for Social Studies; social studies teacher Nicole Grant;Dawnnelle Walker, former CEO, Bermuda Insurance Institute; Richard Winchell, ABIC; and social studies teacher Dean Foggo. Hamilton, Bermuda, October 12,...
October 12th, 2017 | Associations, Education and Training, Jobs, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Premier, Minister meet New York business execs on BDA trip

Premier, Minister meet New York business execs on BDA trip
At Oliver Wyman Group, from left, BDA’s Sean Moran; Michael Zeltkevic, Partner and Head of Americas, Financial Services; Premier Burt;Michael Moloney, Partner and Head of Americas, Insurance; Minister Simmons; Rick Chavez, Partner and Americas Head of Digital Strategy Acceleration Hamilton, Bermuda,...
September 22nd, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Conference highlights Bermuda’s key industry role

Conference highlights Bermuda’s key industry role
Premier David Burt officially opened the conference – Photo credit: Keimon Lawrence Hamilton, Bermuda, September 14, 2017: The Bermuda insurance market’s leading role in global risk innovation, including helping communities rebuild after disasters, was highlighted at this week’s...
September 14th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Insurance and Reinsurance | Read More

New webcasts highlight Bermuda’s global healthcare-liability sector

New webcasts highlight Bermuda’s global healthcare-liability sector
Hamilton, Bermuda, September 6, 2017- A series of five webcasts produced by the Bermuda Business Development Agency (BDA) highlights the Bermuda insurance market’s world-class talent and major capacity to cover rising global healthcare industry risks. Five webcasts produced by the BDA highlights...
September 6th, 2017 | Insurance and Reinsurance | Read More

Bermuda to host two major new insurance events

Bermuda to host two major new insurance events
Jereme Ramsay Hamilton, Bermuda, July 30, 2017 – Two major new insurance-industry events highlighting innovation in the Bermuda market are headed to the island this fall, the Bermuda Business Development Agency (BDA) announced today. The BDA has worked with two London-based organisations to...
July 30th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Insurance and Reinsurance | Read More

BDA CEO meets with new Economic Development Minister

BDA CEO meets with new Economic Development Minister
Minister of Economic Development & Tourism Jamahl Simmons (left) speaks with BDA CEO Ross Webber BDA CEO meets with new Economic Development Minister, affirms positive partnership, “Bermuda open for business” Hamilton, Bermuda, July 27, 2017 – Following a meeting with the Minister...
July 28th, 2017 | Art and auctions, Associations, Banking, Charity, Clubs, Cruise Industry, Environment, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Finance, Holidays, Insurance and Reinsurance, Maritime History and Museums, Maritime Tourism, Oceanology, Politics and Government, Shipfinance, Tourism | Read More

Lawyer Michael Burns to win Lifetime Achievement Award

Lawyer Michael Burns to win Lifetime Achievement Award
Michael Burns selected as this year’s winner of the Bermuda Captive Conference Fred Reiss Lifetime Achievement Award Hamilton, Bermuda, July 24, 2017 – Michael Burns, a leading Bermudian corporate lawyer, has been selected winner of the second Fred Reiss Lifetime Achievement Award, to...
July 24th, 2017 | Awards, Company Profiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Person Profiles | Read More

BDA welcomes collaboration with new Premier and Cabinet as “reflective of Bermuda’s top-tier status”

BDA welcomes collaboration with new Premier and Cabinet as “reflective of Bermuda’s top-tier status”
BDA CEO Ross Webber Hamilton, Bermuda, July 21, 2017 – The Bermuda Business Development Agency has welcomed new Progressive Labour Party Premier David Burt and his Cabinet following yesterday’s official swearing-in ceremony at Government House. BDA CEO Ross Webber commended the PLP’s...
July 22nd, 2017 | Politics and Government | Read More

BDA appoints Bermuda Stock Exchange CEO to its Board

BDA appoints Bermuda Stock Exchange CEO to its Board
Greg Wojciechowski Hamilton, Bermuda, June 15, 2017 – The Bermuda Business Development Agency (BDA) has announced the appointment of Greg Wojciechowski to its Board of Directors. Wojciechowski, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Bermuda Stock Exchange (BSX) for the past 15 years, joined...
June 15th, 2017 | Associations, Person Profiles | Read More

BDA Newsletter: SPECIAL EDITION RIMS 2017 RECAP

BDA Newsletter: SPECIAL EDITION RIMS 2017 RECAP
Team Bermuda RIMS 2017 in Philadelphia saw a full delegation flying the flag for Bermuda. Premier Michael Dunkley was joined by Finance Minister Bob Richards, Economic Development Minister Dr Grant Gibbons, plus representatives from industry, the BDA, Bermuda Monetary Authority and Bermuda Tourism Authority...
May 26th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Bermuda plays special role in global economy: Michael Bloomberg

Bermuda plays special role in global economy: Michael Bloomberg
Bermuda Premier Michael Dunkley with Michael R. Bloomberg Hamilton, Bermuda, May 18, 2017 – Business billionaire Michael Bloomberg told a gathering of senior US business leaders that Bermuda plays a special role in the global economy. The three-term former New York mayor and founder of Bloomberg...
May 18th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets | Read More

Bermuda leaders featured on AM BestTV

Bermuda leaders featured on AM BestTV
AM BestTV’s Meg Green with Bermuda Premier Michael Dunkley, left, and Finance Minister Bob Richards at RIMS 2017 in Philadelphia Hamilton, Bermuda, May 10, 2017 – Bermuda government, industry and regulatory leaders have been featured on AM BestTV following RIMS 2017 interviews in which they...
May 10th, 2017 | Associations, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance | Read More

Bermuda captive insurance experts head to Canada

Bermuda captive insurance experts head to Canada
Participants in BDA’s Vancouver and Toronto captive insurance roadshow (top, from left): EY’s Umer Islam; Mike Weiss of Liberty International Underwriters; Leslie Robinson of the Bermuda Monetary Authority (BMA); Mike Parrish of Marsh IAS Management Bermuda; Christiane Kenny-Post of Consultant...
May 8th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance | Read More

Butler students launch Bermuda-based captive

Butler students launch Bermuda-based captive
Butler University students at the BDA offices, with BDA Business Development Coordinator Mark Darko and Professor Zach Finn (fifth and sixth from left, front row) Hamilton, Bermuda, April 23, 2017 – An American university has chosen Bermuda as its domicile for the first known student-run captive...
April 24th, 2017 | Academia, Education and Training, Insurance and Reinsurance | Read More

Bermuda promotes America’s Cup at RIMS 2017

Bermuda promotes America’s Cup at RIMS 2017
Premier Michael Dunkley at last year’s RIMS conference in San Diego, CA Hamilton, Bermuda, April 18, 2017 – A delegation of Bermuda government and industry representatives will turn the spotlight on the 35th America’s Cup at next week’s Risk and Insurance Management Society...
April 18th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Insurance and Reinsurance | Read More

Bermuda captive insurance experts target US markets

Bermuda captive insurance experts target US markets
Participants in BDA’s Chicago and Boston captive insurance forums (top, from left): GM’s Al Gier, Janita Burke of Estera, Richard Daley of JLT, Rick Irvine of PwC, Leslie Robinson of BMA, Tom Kelly of KPMG; (bottom, from left): Adam Miholic of Marsh, Jamie Sewell of Boeing, Dennis Silvia...
February 13th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Insurance and Reinsurance | Read More

New healthcare insurance conference to launch in Bermuda

New healthcare insurance conference to launch in Bermuda
Jereme Ramsay, Business Development Manager at the BDA, with Bermuda Healthcare Forum co-chairs Lindsay Roos (left), of Bowring Marsh, and Aon’s Amy Wolfinger Hamilton, Bermuda, January 20, 2017 – Bermuda is set to host a new insurance market conference this spring, catering to sophisticated...
January 20th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Health and Safety, Insurance and Reinsurance | Read More

BDA refutes Oxfam report, stresses Bermuda’s global economic value

BDA refutes Oxfam report, stresses Bermuda’s global economic value
BDA CEO Ross Webber Hamilton, Bermuda, December 11, 2016—A new Oxfam report that targets Bermuda as a corporate “tax haven” ignores the substantial global economic contribution of this British Overseas Territory, according to the Bermuda Business Development Agency (BDA). “Unfortunately, many...
December 12th, 2016 | Associations, Charity, Markets | Read More

BDA Stakeholders Update – November 2016

BDA Stakeholders Update – November 2016
BDA CEO Ross Webber Growing science When any legitimate, respectable and progressive company selects Bermuda as its home base, whether start-up, branch operation or relocation, it’s good news. When that company is a technology, biomed or life-sciences enterprise, we are especially gratified. The BDA...
November 24th, 2016 | Communication, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More