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Pioneer appoints HDI’s Sam Bishop as renewable energy underwriter

8th September 2019 - Author: Charlie Wood

Pioneer Underwriters, part of Minova Insurance Holdings, has added Sam Bishop as an Underwriter within its Renewable Energy team.

pioneer-underwriters-logoBased in London, Bishop reports to Warren Diogo, Pioneer’s Head of Renewable Energy.

Bishop, who joins from HDI Global Specialty SE having served as an underwriting manager responsible for the operational power portfolio, brings ten years’ experience to the role.

Prior to HDI Global he was an underwriting associate in the technical risks department for STARR Underwriting Agents Limited.

“Our dedicated renewable energy operation combines industry expertise with a broad underwriting remit to offer truly relevant insurance solutions,” said Graeme Rayner, Group Director of Underwriting at Pioneer.


“It is a growing area of our portfolio and I am pleased to welcome Sam to the team. He brings strong relationships and industry experience, which will enhance our offering in this specialist sector. We look forward to working with him.”

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