Global insurer, Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance (BHSI) has appointed Olivier Hamon to be its new Head of Executive & Professional Lines in France.
Hamon was previously the Head of Financial Institutions and Management Liabilities.
“Olivier has been instrumental in building our Executive & Professional Lines portfolio and our strong customer relationships from day one,” said François-Xavier d’Huart, Country Manager, France, BHSI. “This promotion recognizes his success as well as our focus on developing and promoting leaders from our exceptional team of talent.”
This new role will involve Hamon overseeing the entire Executive and Professional Lines portfolio in France for BHSI. This includes D&O Liability, Financial Institutions D&O Liability, Employment Practices Liability, Professional Indemnity, Crime and Cyber Insurance.
Hamon joined BHSI in 2020, and has nearly 15 years of insurance and financial industry experience in France.
Before joining BHSI, Hamon spent eight years working in increasingly responsible financial lines positions for another global insurer.
Hamon will also continue to be based in the BHSI office in Paris.