Why work with us

As insurance and reinsurance specialists we provide long-term bespoke and comprehensive solutions.

Combining technical expertise, extensive market experience and robust pricing capabilities, we are able to quote and lead for both proportional and non-proportional structures, providing coverage within a combined or separate policy when necessary.

Our product lines


We provide insurance and  reinsurance solutions on a worldwide basis for:

  • Terrorism and political violence
  • Political risks
  • Credit risks
  • Crisis management
  • Aviation war
  • Marine war

Brokers can find us at Lloyd's: Box 250A

For more information about malicious acts insurance from Barbican, contact:

Jessica Johnson

Jessica Johnson

Business Group Leader, Malicious Acts
work +44 (0)20 7082 1955
work cell +44 (0)7894 484774

Jessica joined Barbican in January 2008 and is business group leader for malicious acts. 

Jessica has over ten years of experience in the insurance industry. She started her career working in the claims department at JLT before moving on to Endurance to take up the role of underwriting assistant for the marine treaty team.

Jessica is ACII qualified.

Simon Saunders

Simon Saunders

Head of Reinsurance
work +44 (0)20 7082 1812
work cell +44 (0)7885 965801

Simon joined Barbican in April 2010 and is head of reinsurance, overseeing Syndicate 1955's reinsurance lines.

Simon has over twenty years of experience in the insurance industry. In 1994 he joined a small firm of management consultants dedicated to the insurance industry. 1997 saw Simon return to broking with the international marine reinsurance division at Aon.

In 2005, he joined Agnew Higgins Pickering, working in international marine and energy reinsurance.

Charlotte Pritchard

Charlotte Pritchard

Underwriter, Terrorism and Political Violence
work +44 (0)20 7082 1922

Charlotte joined Barbican from Sompo Canopius where she was assistant underwriter, political violence and terrorism.

She began her insurance career at Brit Insurance in 2006, before joining Canopius Managing Agents later that year. During her ten years with the firm, she also worked within the firm’s crisis management division, focusing on political violence and terrorism.

Barbican at the Box

BOX 250A T: +44 (0) 20 7327 8283/4

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