Class Underwriter, Political Risks & Credit
George joined Barbican in June 2016 as class underwriter, political and trade credit risks.
George has over 30 years of experience in political and trade credit risks, including eight years as a specialist broker and over 20 years as a Lloyd’s underwriter. Most recently, he was a class underwriter, political risk, trade credit and terrorism at Argo Syndicate 1200, having joined the firm in 2013. Prior to this, he was a senior underwriter, political risk and trade credit at Hardy Syndicate 382, a position which he held from 2004-2013. Other roles have included: political risk and trade credit account underwriter at Faraday Syndicate 435 and Secretan Syndicate 367. During his time as a broker he was a director at specialist political risk Lloyd’s broker Berry Palmer & Lyle Ltd and a manager at Investment Insurance International one of the pioneering brokers of political risk.