Bermuda-based insurance and reinsurance group Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd. has named Brad Gow as its cyber insurance product leader.
Gow has been with Endurance since March 2011, as a Senior Vice President with product responsibilities for the firm’s Endurance Pro professional liability and cyber risk insurance businesses.
As Global Cyber Product Leader for Endurance Insurance, Gow will take on responsibility for the overall underwriting direction of its cyber offerings across the global insurance business. He will report to Jack Kuhn, Chief Executive Officer, Global Insurance at Endurance.
Kuhn commented on the appointment; “As the cyber market expands and continues to be a critical differentiator for us, I am extremely pleased that Endurance has one of most highly respected leaders in this market directing our cyber strategy.
“Brad has made significant contributions to our business over the last six years, leading our cyber product underwriting and coordinating product development and exposure management across our insurance business. I am confident that with Brad’s leadership we will further expand our presence in the rapidly evolving cyber market, aligned with our company’s strategic business goals.”
Gow has over 28 years of underwriting and insurance product experience. Before joining Endurance, he held senior roles at Zurich and ACE USA. Prior to that he worked in Asian insurance markets for CIGNA International and American International Group for eight years.
Gow was also a co-founder of network security and consulting service provider to the insurance industry NetDiligence.