Three senior UK Property Underwriters appointed

15-01-2014

Brit Group (“Brit”) today announced the appointment of three senior underwriters to develop a new UK property portfolio.

David Hancock will join in the position of Head of UK Property. Meanwhile, Andy Camber and Andrew Ravenscroft will join as Class Underwriters, reporting to David. All three bring a wealth of experience with over fifty years combined in the market. The new account, written from London, will form part of the Brit Global Speciality Property Facilities Division led by Christiern Dart.

Matthew Wilson, CEO of Brit Global Specialty, commented:
“We are very pleased to attract three experienced UK market practitioners to Brit Global Specialty. We look forward to expanding our coverage into UK Property with three exceptionally talented individuals, focused on establishing a core book of business written on our Lloyd’s platform.”

David Hancock has over twenty five years’ experience within the Insurance Sector. He started his career at Royal Insurance (UK) Ltd., and has since held underwriting management roles at Norwich Union Insurance, Zurich and most recently at Amlin UK.

Andrew Camber has over seventeen years’ experience in the Insurance sector, specialising in the UK Property Market. Andrew has held underwriting roles in both Norwich Union Insurance Company within the Property Owner’s team, and Zurich within the Property Investors team focusing on UK and multi-national business. Since 2009, Andrew held the position of Lead Class Underwriter in the UK Property Owners Team at Amlin UK, building a successful account focusing on real estate business.

Andrew Ravenscroft has over twelve years’ experience within the Insurance sector with a strong emphasis on business development. Andrew has held underwriting roles within the Property Investors team at both Zurich and Amlin UK. Most recently Andrew has successfully grown the Amlin UK Property Household account as Leading Class Underwriter.

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For further information, please contact:
James Olley / Edward Moore, Brunswick +44 (0) 20 7404 5959

About Brit Insurance
Brit is a market leader in global specialty insurance and reinsurance. We underwrite across all major classes of commercial insurance with a strong focus on Property, Casualty and Energy business. Brit is a reputable and influential name in the Lloyd’s market and we pride ourselves on our specialist underwriting and claims expertise.