The subsidiary of QBE Insurance Group, British Marine, has named Guy Pierpoint as portfolio manager of British Marine P&I.
Joining in September, Pierpoint will be responsible for managing the portfolio and targeting strategic growth opportunities as part of the company’s ongoing business development plan.
He will report to QBE European Operations International Markets director of underwriting Tim Pembroke, and will work closely with British Marine portfolio manager, marine liability specialty, Grant Smith.
With over 30 years of experience in the industry, he joins from Atlantic Insurance and Reinsurance Brokers, where he served as senior executive director. Prior to that, he was CEO of Osprey Underwriting Agency and had held senior roles at Thomas Miller Specialty.
Tim Pembroke, QBE European Operations international markets director, said: “Guy is a well-known and respected figure in the marine P&I market and brings a wealth of experience to the role, which will form an important part of our strategic growth and portfolio development.”