HDI Global SE UK (HDI) has established a new marine cargo business and appointed Steve Foreman as the director of Marine Cargo Underwriting, effective 1 April 2021.
The company said the appointment and the establishment of a new Marine Cargo business line highlights HDI UK’s continued investment in widening its product offering for corporate industrial clients.
Foreman joins HDI having spent almost 30 years specialising in Marine Cargo insurance products at RSA. During his time at RSA, Steve worked in RSA offices across Europe, including the UK, Italy and Belgium. Most recently, Foreman managed RSA’s European Cargo Portfolio.
Claire McDonald, MD HDI UK & Ireland, said: “We are delighted to welcome Steve into HDI; his wealth of experience will be critical in establishing this new product line in our branch in the UK.
“We will be seeking to leverage the existing international programme and marine cargo expertise that exists within the Group to deliver exceptional service to our clients and brokers.”
Foreman added: “I am delighted to be joining HDI who have a strong history and presence in Cargo in Europe as well as Globally and am looking forward to providing the same high quality Cargo proposition to our UK brokers and clients.”