Reactions unveils North America winners!

Reactions unveils North America winners!

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Reactions unveiled the winners of its North American Awards on Thursday evening during a glamourous ceremony at New York’s prestigious Cipriani 25 Broadway.

It was the first time Reactions held the event at Cipriani 25 Broadway, switching from Cipriani Wall Street around the corner.

Many of the industry’s leading lights were in attendance to celebrate those who have made a lasting impression on the North American insurance and reinsurance industry over the past 12 months.

Marsh & McLennan Companies performed well, with Oliver Wyman, Marsh and GC Securities all receiving awards during the event. Big Three broking rival Aon saw Mike O’Connor pick up the prize for North American Insurance Broking CEO of the Year and Eric Andersen handed Reinsurance Broking CEO of the Year.

Elsewhere, Markel was named North America Insurer of the Year, with XL Catlin handed the award for Bermuda Insurer of the Year.

JLT Re was given the prize for Reinsurance Broker of the Year.

Newly appointed AIG chief executive Brian Duperreault was Reactions North America Influential Individual of the Year, while Anthony Markel was honoured in the Lifetime Achievement category.

The full list of winners at the Reactions North American Awards can be found below.

Technology Firm of the Year:     DXC Technology

Rating Agency of the Year:         AM Best

Risk Modeler of the Year:            AIR Worldwide

Consultancy of the Year:             Oliver Wyman

ILS Advisor of the Year:               GC Securities

ILS Deal of the Year:                     MetroCat Re 2017-1 (MTA, Swiss Re Capital Markets and Goldman Sachs)

Investment Bank of the Year:    Goldman Sachs

Asset Manager of the Year:       Deutsche Asset Management

Accounting Firm of the Year:     EY

Law Firm of the Year:                   Sidley Austin

Broker for Analytics of the Year: Aon Benfield

Capital Raising of the Year:        Harrington Re (Axis Capital and The Blackstone Group)

Launch of the Year:                       Premia Re (Arch Capital and Kelso & Company)

M&A Deal of the Year:                  Sompo’s acquisition of Endurance Specialty Holdings

North America Insurer of the Year:        Markel

Bermuda Insurer of the Year:                  XL Catlin

North America Reinsurer of the Year:  TransRe

Bermuda Reinsurer of the Year:            RenaissanceRe

Life Reinsurer of the Year:                       Scor Global Life

Property Cat Reinsurer of the Year:      Nephila

Casualty Reinsurer of the Year:             OdysseyRe

Specialty Reinsurer of the Year:            Hannover Re

Retail Broker of the Year:                        Marsh

Wholesale Broker of the Year:                AmWINS

Reinsurance Broker of the Year:           JLT Re

Broking Rising Star:                                  Blake Berman, Guy Carpenter

Underwriting Rising Star:                         Nick Nudo, Scor

Insurance Broking CEO of the Year:     Mike O’Connor, Aon Risk Solutions

Reinsurance Broking CEO of the Year: Eric Andersen, Aon Benfield

Insurance CEO of the Year:                      Evan Greenberg, Chubb

Reinsurance CEO of the Year:                 John Charman, Sompo International

Influential Individual:                                   Brian Duperreault, AIG

Lifetime Achievement:                               Anthony Markel, Markel Corp

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