Independent Lloyd’s broker Tysers has announced that Ciara Appleford is joining the firm to lead its Political Violence and Terrorism team.
Appleford will lead a global team with the aim of driving growth across Tysers’ broking hubs in London, Dubai, Miami, and Singapore.
She brings over 13 years of broking experience, market expertise and technical ability to Tysers, that will help to deepen its client relationships both locally and with the London market.
“It’s fantastic that Ciara is joining the Tysers’ Team,” said Clive Buesnel, CEO of Tysers. “Her appointment reflects our continued growth strategy and reflects the need for insurance expertise in international markets with locally-based experts who are skilled at placing business into the London Market and global hubs.”
Richard Macfarlane, Managing Director International Property & Casualty at Tysers, also commented: “We look forward to Ciara driving Tysers’ Political Violence growth in our key broking hubs. Ciara brings outstanding market insight and broking expertise and will ensure the superior client service that is synonymous with Tysers.”
“I am very excited to be joining such a well-regarded and ambitious broker,” added Appleford. “It’s a great opportunity to work with a dynamic and talented team to drive business expansion in London and across international markets.”