People & Places
Willis Re hires CEO, managing director: Willis Re, the reinsurance arm of Willis Group Holdings, named James Beedle CEO of Asian operations. Beedle will work from Singapore, insuring clients there as well as in Japan, Indonesia, China, Korea, Taiwan, Malaysia, Thailand, Philippines, Vietnam and Brunei. Willis Re also named Mark Morley managing director of South East Asia. Both men have been with the company since 1998.