MS Amlin Underwriting Limited (MS AUL), the Lloyd’s global specialty insurer and reinsurer, has appointed Stuart Forsyth as Lead Class Underwriter for Hull.
Forsyth will take up the role mid-October and report directly to Laurence Humberstone, Head of Marine.
He brings more than 30 years of experience across underwriting and broking within the marine re/insurance market.
Joining from RSA where he served as London Market Hull & Liability Leader, Forsyth began his career at Willis Faber & Dumas, becoming Divisional Director in 1996.
In 1998, he moved to Sedgwick working within their Hull department specialising in Greek and North American Hull business.
During his twelve years as a broker, he gained a significant experience in both direct insurance and reinsurance, before serving as CEO of the Scottish Boatowners Mutual for sixteen years.
Laurence Humberstone, Head of Marine, MS Amlin said: “I am delighted to announce the appointment of Stuart as Lead Class Underwriter for Hull.
“His deep industry knowledge and proven market expertise, alongside his broking experience, will be an asset to the business as we continue to focus on strengthening our marine offering and providing best-in-class services to our insureds and distribution partners.
“Hiring someone of Stuart’s calibre underpins the importance of the class and our ability to attract leading talent. I look forward to welcoming him to MS AUL.”