Lloyd’s of London insurer and Argo Group subsidiary, ArgoGlobal, has announced the appointment of Paul Harris as professional indemnity underwriter, effective immediately.
Harris will report to James McPartland, professional indemnity class underwriter, and joins the firm from Starr Companies, where he was most recently a professional indemnity underwriter. Before Starr Companies Harris worked as an assistant professional indemnity underwriter at AmTrust at Lloyd’s of London.
McPartland commented on the appointment; “The demand for specialist professional indemnity cover is growing, and insureds are increasingly aware of the need to safeguard their businesses and intellectual property. We have identified clear opportunities to expand our presence in this sector by developing synergies across the Group and by working with our broking partners.
“Paul is a highly skilled underwriter who shares our service-driven philosophy and he will be a key part in maintaining our growth in this market. I am very pleased to welcome him to the team.”