Insurer and reinsurer XL Catlin has named James Tuplin Head of Cyber & Technology, Media and Telecoms, International, based in the firm’s London office.
In his new role Tuplin will be responsible for the underwriting of cyber insurance and professional indemnity insurance for the technology and media sectors.
Tuplin has roughly 15 years of industry experience and joins XL Catlin from QBE where he held the position of Cyber & TMT Portfolio Manager, with a responsibility for Europe. He has previously held positions at Allianz Insurance PLC and Zurich Global Corporate.
Louise Dennerståhl, XL Catlin’s Head of International Financial Lines, Insurance, commented; “There is a clear requirement for Cyber coverage amongst clients and we are delighted that James has joined us as Head of Cyber & TMT. He is a respected figure in the market, known for his expertise in Cyber insurance and his knowledge of the technology sector. I am convinced that he has the right skillset to lead our international underwriting efforts successfully for these high profile and complex insurance solutions.”