Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance (BHSI) has promoted Ben Ruddlesdin to Head of Professional Indemnity & Cyber (UK), where he will continue to be based in London.
In his most recent role at the firm, Ruddlesdin served as Senior Underwriter, PI & Cyber.
Overall, he brings nearly 10 years of industry experience towards his new role.
Over the course of his career, Ruddlesdin has worked in a variety of senior roles within the Professional Indemnity market.
Prior to joining BHSI, Ruddlesdin spent five years working at The Hartford. During his time at the company he served in a variety of different underwriting positions.
Before he joined The Hartford, Ruddlesdin spent a brief period working as a delegated underwriting technician for Canopius Group.
“Ben has been integral to the growth of our PI portfolio over the past three years,” said Jessica Kirby, Head of Executive and Professional Lines, UK.
“In his new role, he will work closely with Executive Underwriter David Harries and our exceptionally experienced team to take our PI presence to the next level, as we continue our growth into more primary and lead positions.”