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Liberty Specialty Markets

Liberty Mutual appoints Rachel Conran as CUO of LSM

21st November 2022

Rachel Conran is set to take over as Liberty Specialty Markets' (LSM) new Chief Underwriting Officer (CUO) on January 1st, 2023. Based in Cologne, Germany, she will be responsible for underwriting performance across the business. The appointment was announced today by Liberty Mutual Insurance's Global Risk Solutions (GRS) unit. In her new ... Read the full article

WTW collaborates with LSM & Markel on digital commercial insurance platform

17th November 2022

WTW has collaborated with Liberty Specialty Markets (LSM) and Markel to launch the pilot phase of a new digital commercial insurance platform. The venture between the three companies will aim to help improve connectivity, giving brokers flexible trading options and insurers speed and scale. Using globally-recognised data standards, WTW noted that the ... Read the full article

Garcia Larriu named General Manager Insurance for LSM Spain

10th November 2022

Liberty Specialty Markets (LSM), part of Liberty Mutual Insurance’s Global Risk Solutions division, has appointed Alfonso Garcia Larriu General Manager Insurance, Spain. Based in Madrid, Garcia Larriu will report to Kadidja Sinz, Head of LSM Central Region (Europe and MENA). He will be responsible for leading the team and delivering on ... Read the full article

Liberty Specialty Markets names Martin Vince Head of Broker Management

3rd November 2022

Liberty Specialty Markets (LSM), part of Liberty Mutual Insurance’s Global Risk Solutions division, has appointed Martin Vince to the role of Head of Broker Management, effective immediately. Within this role, Vince will report to Mark Stephenson, Head of Business Development and Market Relationships, and he will also be based in London. Vince ... Read the full article

LSM appoints Markus Hefel General Manager Switzerland

17th October 2022

Liberty Specialty Markets (LSM), part of Liberty Mutual Insurance’s Global Risk Solutions division, has appointed Markus Hefel to the role of General Manager of LSM Switzerland. According to the announcement, Hefel promotion is subject to regulatory approval. He is responsible for leading the Swiss team and LSM’s business in Switzerland to ... Read the full article

Liberty Specialty Markets launches new project cargo consortium at Lloyd’s

12th October 2022

Liberty Specialty Markets (LSM), part of Liberty Mutual Insurance’s Global Risk Solutions division, has announced the launch of a new Lloyd’s facility for the London Market – the Liberty Project Cargo Consortium (LPCC), to underwrite global project-related cargo risks. The facility, Consortium 7763, offers capacity to underwrite risks up to $205 ... Read the full article

Quod Orbis & Liberty Specialty collaborate to study future of cyber insurance

11th October 2022

Quod Orbis and Liberty Specialty Markets (LSM) have released a white paper report exploring the prospective future of cyber insurance, alongside the role data can play to enhance the understanding of risk. According to the report, global cyber insurance premiums totalled $8bn in 2021, and are growing rapidly, with one estimate ... Read the full article

LSM names Jesse van Cleef Head of MBTC Europe, FRS

7th September 2022

Liberty Specialty Markets (LSM), part of Liberty Mutual Insurance Group, has appointed Jesse van Cleef to the newly created role of Head of MBTC Europe, Financial Risk Solutions (FRS). Based in the Netherlands, Van Cleef will report to Alexandra Paton, Head of Continental Europe - FRS. As FRS is launching Multi Buyer ... Read the full article

LSM promotes Adam Clark to FRS Senior Underwriter

31st August 2022

Liberty Specialty Markets (LSM), part of Liberty Mutual Insurance Group has promoted Adam Clark from his role as Financial Risk Solutions (FRS) Underwriter, to Senior Underwriter, FRS. Based in London, Clark will support the further development of LSM’s Short Term Trade Finance business, enhancing the unit’s underwriting capabilities and further strengthening ... Read the full article

Liberty Specialty Markets appoints new senior underwriter in Ankita Dutta

26th August 2022

Liberty Specialty Markets has appointed Ankita Dutta to the role of senior underwriter for financial risk solutions. Dutta is joining the firm with immediate effect, will be based in London, and will report to Sam Wilde, head of London markets. Wilde, meanwhile, assumed his role in February as part of ... Read the full article

LSM names Lewis Edwards Head of Delegated Authority Practice

23rd August 2022

Liberty Specialty Markets (LSM), part of Liberty Mutual Insurance Group, has promoted Lewis Edwards to the newly created role of Head of Delegated Authority Practice (DAP). Edwards joined LSM in 2018 and has over 20 years of experience in the industry covering a wide range of roles. Prior to his promotion ... Read the full article

Liberty Specialty Markets promotes Hall to Head of P&C Binders

2nd August 2022

Liberty Specialty Markets (LSM), part of Liberty Mutual Insurance Group, has promoted Kerry Hall to the newly created role of Head of Property and Casualty Binders. Hall’s appointment is effective immediately. Within this new role, she will be responsible for managing LSM’s EIL, Casualty and Property binders portfolios and associated teams within ... Read the full article

LSM promotes Paul Seip to Underwriting Manager, Benelux Fine Art & Specie

2nd August 2022

Liberty Specialty Markets (LSM), part of Liberty Mutual Insurance Group, has announced the promotion of Paul Seip from Senior Fine Art Underwriter to Underwriting Manager, Benelux Fine Art & Specie. LSM made the announcement today on LinkedIn congratulating Seip on his promotion, adding that this “reflects the deep technical knowledge and ... Read the full article

Liberty Specialty Markets names Laura Burns Head of Client Management

13th July 2022

Liberty Specialty Markets (LSM), part of Liberty Mutual Insurance Group has announced that it has appointed Laura Burns to the newly created role of Head of Client Management, effective immediately. Within this new role, Burns will be responsible for managing client relationships for LSM’s London Market brokers and global products, as ... Read the full article

Liberty Specialty Markets names new Head of A&H

6th July 2022

Liberty Specialty Markets (LSM) has appointed Alli MacLean to the newly created role of Head of Accident & Health and Contingency. Within his new role, he will be responsible for further developing LSM’s position within the Accident & Health and Contingency classes. As an experienced veteran within the industry, MacLean has 20 ... Read the full article