Sam joined Barbican Protect in February 2016 as head of property and package
Sam brings a wealth of UK insurance market expertise to the role, and most recently was London Market relationship and development director at Fusion/XP. She joined the firm in November 2009 as an underwriting manager. Prior to this, she was a senior property underwriter at HDI-Gerling Insurance in London, a position which she held for four years. Other roles have included: senior property underwriter at AXA Insurance, property underwriter at AXA Corporate Solutions and underwriter at Guardian Insurance, where she began her insurance career in 1987.
David’s insurance career began at Lloyd’s broker Senator working with a broad portfolio of clients from the UK, USA and Australia. David joined Barbican in November 2009, he is ACII accredited and underwrites UK Property & Casualty lines.
Martin brings over 35 years of insurance experience to the role. Most recently, he was underwriting manager at Mitsui Sumitomo, where he headed up the UK and Ireland property strategic business unit for Syndicate 3210 and was head of Underwriting for the UK and Ireland regional P&C business. Prior to this, he was head of mid-corporate risks at AXA Commercial Lines, working at the firm from 2010 to 2014, and European underwriting director at CNA Europe, between 2007 and 2010. During his extensive career, he has also held senior roles at AIG Europe (UK) Limited and Sun Alliance.
In addition, Martin currently serves as a member of the Property Committee of the Insurance Institute of London. He is also a past president of the London Business Interruption Association and a liveryman of the Worshipful Company of Insurers.
James joined Barbican in January 2012 and is property and casualty underwriter for Barbican Protect.
James previously spent over 9 years at Allianz, most latterly as property and casualty underwriter.
James is ACII qualified and holds a degree in Mathematics with Engineering from the University of Nottingham.
Duncan began his career in 1980 at Cornhill as an Underwriter. He then joined Sun Alliance SE region in 1986 & latterly became Broker Development Manager for R&SA Global Risks. In 2005, he moved to HSBC as Strategic Relationship Manager, Placement Practice, a post that involved not only high-level market & client contact but a global role as well.
In 2009 Duncan joined Barbican as Broker Development Manager & is responsible for the development & distribution of UK Insurance.
Stuart joined Barbican in 2009 and is divisional manager for UK property & casualty
Prior to joing Barbican, Stuart spent 5 years as client relationships manager at ACE Europe. In addition to his strategic and management roles, he was senior contact for blue chip risk managed customers.
Stuart began his career at General Accident in 1984, moving through New Zealand Insurance and then AIG, where he progressed from property underwriter to become property manager, leading a team of 6 underwriters. Joining Royal & SunAlliance in 1995 as fire underwriting manager, he led a major business restructuring project. By 2000 he had become manager for global and risk managed development, with wide-ranging strategic responsibilities including new business acquisition and key accounts. In 2001 he moved to AON as new business and development director, with both a client-facing and strategic management role.
Stuart next moved to ACE in 2004 to work on customer relationship management strategy, with the objective of taking the organisation to its next level. In addition to his strategic and management roles, he was senior contact for blue chip risk managed customers. Stuart joined Barbican in 2009 after 5 years as Client Relationships Manager at ACE Europe.
Radhika joined Barbican Protect in January 2016 as assistant underwriter.
Before joining Barbican, Radhika was an assistant underwriter, focusing on both property and casualty classes of business, at Allianz Commercial UK. Prior to this, she was a commercial underwriter at Axa Insurance - Commercial Lines.
Radhika is Cert CII qualified and holds a degree in Psychology.
Alex joined Barbican Protect in May 2016 as development underwriter for financial lines.
Alex has worked in the insurance sector for over 15 years. Prior to joining Barbican Protect, Alex was as senior account handler at Towergate Professional Indemnity insurance brokers. Her previous roles have included account handler at Richard Thacker & Co (now part of Integro Group) and commercial combined SME underwriter at the Cooperative Insurance.
Helen is development underwriter for financial lines at Barbican Protect.
Helen joined PI Protect in December 2014 as a professional indemnity underwriter. Prior to joining PI Protect, Helen spent over 3 years at Lothbury UK Limited, most latterly as wholesale broker.
Helen holds a first class honours degree in Business Accounting from Glyndwr University.
Rob joined Barbican Protect in March 2016 and is head of casualty
Rob’s industry career spans over 35 years. Most recently, he was general liability underwriting manager at W R Berkley Insurance Company (Europe), having joined the firm in July 2010. During his extensive career, he has held numerous senior underwriting positions, including: senior liability underwriter at Amlin UK; liability head office senior underwriter at AXA Insurance UK and senior liability underwriter at CNA Insurance.