Malcolm Beane has joined London Market specialist r10, to chair the Advisory Board. Previously Malcolm has held leadership positions at JP Morgan, Brit Insurance, the LMA and he has been operating as a Non-Executive Director on a number of organisations, including Hamilton Underwriting and TBH.
r10 is a small but fast-growing Business and IT consultancy currently working with large insurance organisations, such as DXC Technology and QBE.
Liberty Specialty Markets (LSM), part of Liberty Mutual Insurance Group, is to begin underwriting Fine Art and Specie in Germany with the appointment of Ulrike Janvier as Senior Underwriter – Fine Art and Specie.
Based in LSM’s office in Cologne, Ulrike will report to David Saillen, Head of Fine Art and Specie for Continental Europe and also Wolfgang Weis, Country Manager for Germany.
Taking up her new role on 3 April, Ulrike will develop new business and bespoke solutions for a wide range of clients in Germany.
Brockwell Capital today announced the arrival of two senior underwriters, Andrew Graham and Alec Goodair. They join Lee Amerigo and Lana Soroka to complete its London team. Brockwell Capital specialises in warranty and indemnity, tax liability and contingent liability insurance, spanning all key industry sectors across the UK, continental Europe and Asia Pacific. Its track record is especially strong in the mid-market for transactions in the £50m to £500m value range.
Andrew Graham, Managing Director, said: “The Brockwell Capital team is now at full strength and our doors are fully open for business. Buyers of M&A insurance can now choose a range of products from a team that has written well over 500 transactional insurance policies and has more than 60 years of collective experience in the M&A legal and insurance industries.
Leeds-based Gauntlet Group has made a key appointment to secure its status as the Appointed Representative network of choice for talented and dedicated insurance professionals wishing to realise their potential to the full.
Nick Etell has been appointed to the position of business development manager, with the remit of utilising his extensive insurer relationships and market knowledge to the benefit of Appointed Representatives establishing their own businesses in partnership with Gauntlet Enterprise.
Etell has vast experience in the Leeds, Manchester and London markets, having spent five years at Henderson Insurance Brokers, and boasts a track record of developing impressive books of business and managing portfolios both large and small. His expertise is rooted in being able to structure an entire insurance package for any client, right up to multi-national.