Artemis ILS NYC 2020

Menu

Reinsurance News

Talbot’s Gillingham named head of war, terrorism at StarStone

18th October 2019 - Author: Charlie Wood

Specialty insurer StarStone has announced the appointment of Henry Gillingham as head of war & terrorism within its crisis management division.

Starstone logoGillingham will be based in London and is set to join in the first half of 2020. He joins from Talbot Underwriting, where he most recently served as a senior terrorism, political violence and war underwriter.

He has more than 15 years’ experience in the insurance industry and began his underwriting career at Talbot in February 2004 as a hull & war underwriter.

“War and terrorism cover is a core component of our maturing crisis management portfolio, and we are fortunate to attract someone of Henry’s calibre,” said Chris Rash, StarStone International Chief Executive Officer.

“His deep sector expertise perfectly matches our ambition to develop sophisticated specialty products built on experience and strong relationships.”

Commenting on his appointment, Gillingham said, “StarStone has a well-regarded war and terrorism capability, with a strong track record of managing this niche class of business.

“I look forward to working with Simon Low and the team to develop the portfolio and client proposition further.”

Recent Reinsurance News

Getting your daily reinsurance news from Reinsurance News is a simple way to receive only the reinsurance industry news that matters, delivered directly to your email inbox.

  • Only email is mandatory, but the more you tell us about yourself the better we can serve you in future!
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

By submitting the form you are giving your consent to be emailed by us.

Read previous article:
Heightened reinsurance use amid potential TRIPRA expiration: A.M. Best

In the event that the Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act (TRIPRA) is not renewed at the end of next...

Close