Liberty Specialty Markets (LSM), part of Liberty Mutual Insurance Group, has announced the promotion of Shazia Aslam Rafique to the newly created role of Regional Product Line Manager – Downstream Energy for London, Europe and Dubai.
She reports to Michael Gosselin, Chief Underwriting Officer, Specialty in her London and Europe role and Elie Bouchaaya, President, LSM MENA in her Dubai role.
Aslam Rafique starts her new role with immediate effect and is based in LSM MENA’s Dubai office.
She is responsible for the profitability and oversight of the combined downstream energy portfolio.
“I am delighted that we were able to promote talent from within the company to this newly created role,” said Michael Gosselin, Chief Underwriting Officer, Specialty at LSM.
“It was designed to provide brokers and clients with a consistent approach to products and service across London, Europe and Dubai. Shazia has been instrumental in building our downstream energy portfolio in the MENA region. Her extensive experience in the energy market is an asset to the business.”
Prior to her promotion Aslam Rafique was Vice President, Underwriting Specialist Onshore Energy. Having joined Liberty in 2003, she has over 21 years’ experience in the industry.