Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance (BHSI) has announced that it has launched Energy and Technical Lines Casualty products in the UK and established a dedicated London-based Energy & Technical Lines underwriting team.
BHSI revealed that the new team includes:
• Oliver Brown, manager, Energy Casualty, who joins BHSI with 20 years of experience in technical energy risks. He most recently spent 10 years at AXA XL as class underwriter, Energy Casualty.
• Penny Wang, senior energy casualty underwriter. She joins BHSI with 16 years of energy casualty experience, most recently as senior casualty underwriter at Starr Companies.
• James Emson, who has been promoted to casualty manager, Technical Casualty, UK. He was previously senior casualty underwriter, UK.
• Jack Erritt, technical casualty underwriter, UK. He was most recently energy casualty underwriter at AIG.
Hilary Browne, head of casualty, UK and Europe, said: “We are pleased to expand our casualty capabilities with the deep technical risk expertise of our new team.
“Now BHSI can provide both technical Casualty and Property solutions, backed
by stellar financial strength and service, to energy operations and other technical risks across the U.K.”
Nikki Nagra, who last month joined BHSI as head of Casualty Claims UK, added: “I’m excited to work closely with this talented team to bring our ‘Claims Is Our Product’ philosophy and service to a diverse and expanding portfolio of casualty customers.”