Specialist insurer Beazley has bolstered its US underwriting team with the appointments of Lindsey Fyfe and Kyle Rolf.
Both Fyfe and Rolf will write Deadly Weapons Protection and Safeguards, standalone insurance products designed to offer critical prevention and crisis response services.
Fyfe joins Beazley from Risk Placement Services in Georgia where she spent more than seven years beazl in casualty risks.
Rolf was previously with Liberty Mutual in San Diego, most recently as a senior territory manager focused on portfolio management and business development having joined the company as a commercial underwriter in 2013.
Christina Herald, Executive Risk underwriter and Safeguard US product lead at Beazley, said, “We are very pleased to welcome Lindsey and Kyle who bring fresh skills and experience to our team in handling these complex areas of risk.
“Beazley DWP and Safeguard have been developed to provide specialist services and cover that respond to some of the most serious threats to organizations and their people.”
Chris Parker, Head of Terrorism and DWP at Beazley, added, “Human behavior is complex and unpredictable and the negative effects can wreak havoc on your organization and your reputation. Effective risk management is essential to reduce the risk of these events happening.
“Organizations need crisis management & communications in place should an incident occur, as events unfold quickly and demand an urgent and well-coordinated response. Expanding our team enables us to better support our clients and brokers and to meet the increase in demand.”