Specialist re/insurer THB has named Declan Durkan as commercial and placement director of THB UK Risk Solutions, the combined fleet and commercial operation of THB in the UK.
Durken will take up his new role on 2 January 2018, reporting to Darren Nightingale, CEO of THB UK Risk Solutions.
Nightingale commented on the appointment; “Declan is an exceptionally talented and seasoned industry professional, with a great track record of delivering concrete results for the businesses he’s worked for.
“THB UK Risk Solutions is committed to developing its national broking base, offering partner brokers not only commercial and fleet insurance but solutions in the PI and cyber sectors, specialist transportation risks including marine and aviation, and numerous other areas.
“Declan and the team will seek to significantly expand our offering and expertise to clients, building upon our existing market leading capabilities and the strength of THB and AmWINS Group. I am very pleased to welcome him to THB and the wider AmWINS family.”
Durkan is an industry veteran bringing 30 years of experience to the role including having served as managing director of national broking and placement at Arthur J Gallagher UK, and several senior roles at Arthur J Gallagher, JLT and Marsh & Maclennan Companies.