News Archive

2017

October 18, 2017 – BYRON WAY TO LEAD EXPANSION AT HIIG ACCIDENT & HEALTH 

October 18, 2017 – HIIG ANNOUNCES SUSAN SWAILS PROMOTION TO CHIEF UNDERWRITING OFFICER 

September 7, 2017 – HIIG ANNOUNCES THE RETIREMENT OF MICHAEL SCHMIDT 

August 10, 2017 – HIIG AND CRU FORM HIIG CREATIVE SOLUTIONS AND ANNOUNCE SUZI JOHNSON AS MANAGING DIRECTOR 

July 31, 2017 – CHARLES LAMBERTA JOINS HIIG AS EVP & CHIEF CLAIMS OFFICER 

June 15, 2017 – HIIG A&H DIVISION ANNOUNCES MANAGEMENT RESTRUCTURE AND EXPANSION PLANS

March 1, 2017 – HIIG PROMOTES DAVID G. BURGESS TO CHIEF UNDERWRITING OFFICER OF ACCIDENT & HEALTH DIVISION 

2016

September 13, 2016 – HIIG ANNOUNCES REORG OF P&C CLAIMS DIVISION 

July 22, 2016 – HIIG ANNOUNCES SENIOR MANAGEMENT PROMOTIONS 

June 23, 2016 – HIIG ANNOUNCES THAT JOEL VAAG WILL BE JOINING THE GROUP AS SENIOR ACTUARY 

February 18, 2016 – HIIG PROMOTES RHONDA KEMP TO SVP & CHIEF ACCOUNTING OFFICER 

January 4, 2016 – HIIG ANNOUNCES THAT DAVID BURGESS HAS JOINED THE GROUP AS SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT OF ITS ACCIDENT & HEALTH DIVISION 

2015

November 9, 2015 – MARK HAUSHILL JOINS HIIG AS EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT & CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER 

September 30, 2015 – HOUSTON INTERNATIONAL INSURANCE GROUP ANNOUNCES THE ACQUISITION OF CAPITAL RISK UNDERWRITERS 

April 6, 2015 – HOUSTON INTERNATIONAL INSURANCE GROUP ANNOUNCES STRATEGIC INVESTMENT IN RISCOM

January 26, 2015 – HIIG RAISES $70MN TO FINANCE 2015 GROWTH

January 26, 2015 – HIIG ANNOUNCES NEW CAPITAL RAISE AND A.M. BEST RATINGS AFFIRMED

January 26, 2015 – HIIG ANNOUNCES THAT MICHELLE LORENZ HAS JOINED THE GROUP AS VICE PRESIDENT OF CLAIMS

January 12, 2015 – HOUSTON INTERNATIONAL INSURANCE GROUP ANNOUNCES THE ACQUISITION OF ELITE UNDERWRITING

2014

December 17, 2014 – HIIG PROMOTES BYRON WAY TO GROUP EVP & CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

November 25, 2014 – HIIG ANNOUNCES THAT PETER SMITH TO JOIN THE GROUP AS EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT

November 20, 2014 – WAY HIRES IGI UK HEAD TO JOIN EXPANDING HIIG

October 22, 2014 – HIIG ANNOUNCES THAT JON OPPENHEIM HAS JOINED HIIG CONSTRUCTION AS PRESIDENT & CHIEF UNDERWRITER

August 20, 2014 – HIIG ANNOUNCES SUSAN SWAILS HAS JOINED THE COMPANY TO HEAD UP NEW GLOBAL ENERGY DIVISION

August 20, 2014 – EXPANDING HIIG HIRES AIG GLOBAL OFFSHORE ENERGY HEAD

August 20, 2014 – AIG LOSES GLOBAL HEAD OF OFFSHORE ENERGY

August 7, 2014 – HOUSTON INTERNATIONAL INSURANCE GROUP ANNOUNCES CLOSING OF CAPITAL RAISE

July 31, 2014 – WESTAIM HIIG LIMITED PARTNERSHIP COMPLETES HIIG ACQUISITION

May 21, 2014 – HOUSTON INTERNATIONAL INSURANCE GROUP ANNOUNCES THE ACQUISITION OF THE COMPASS GROUP

March 12, 2014 – Catlin and Everest team up with Westaim to buy $75mn HIIG stake

March 11, 2014 – HOUSTON INTERNATIONAL INSURANCE GROUP PARTNERS WITH WESTAIM TO RAISE CAPITAL TO FUEL GROWTH 

2013

February 6, 2013 – JOE KEM NAMED SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT OF HIIG ENERGY 

January 25, 2013 – Growing Houston International Insurance Group Reorganizes, Rebrands as HIIG 

January 7, 2013 – HIIG ANNOUNCES THE ACQUISITION OF AXIOM INSURANCE MANAGERS 

January 7, 2013 – HIIG REORGANIZES DOMESTIC UNDERWRITING OPERATIONS

2011

February 15, 2011 – HOUSTON INTERNATIONAL INSURANCE GROUP ANNOUNCES THE ACQUISITION OF CASUALTY & SURETY, INC. 

2010

December 28, 2010 – HOUSTON INTERNATIONAL INSURANCE GROUP REBRANDS ITS INSURANCE COMPANY SUBSIDIARIES 

December 22, 2010 – HOUSTON INTERNATIONAL INSURANCE GROUP IS NEW HOLDING COMPANY FOR SWIP/LYDAC MERGER 

September 28, 2010 – SOUTHWEST INSURANCE PARTNERS MERGES WITH LIGHTYEAR DELOS ACQUISITION CORP