Graeme joined Barbican in April 2017 and is business group leader for cyber, technology and media.
Most recently, Graeme was practice leader and underwriter, tech PI and cyber at Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty. He was responsible for driving the growth and development of the firm’s tech PI and cyber portfolio.
Prior to this, he was a senior technology and cyber underwriter at XL from 2012 to 2014, based in London. During his 13-year insurance career, Graeme has also held positions at Hiscox and Zurich
Graeme started his career as an IT consultant before retraining as a lawyer specialising in technology and intellectual property litigation.
Sophie joined Barbican in January 2017 and is assistant underwriter for cyber and professional indemnity.
Sophie was development underwriter at Hiscox prior to joining Barbican, having joined the commercial team at Hiscox as a trainee development underwriter.
Sophie is working towards ACII accreditation. Sophie also holds a degree in History and International relations from Kingston University.
Jack joined Barbican in April 2017 as an underwriting assistant for cyber.
Prior to joining Barbican, Jack has banking experience at the British Arab Commercial Bank and the Royal Bank of Scotland.
Jack also holds a degree in Politics from the University of Portsmouth.
Jamie joined Barbican in November 2016 and is an underwriter for cyber.
Prior to Barbican he spent 2 years in the cyber team at CFC Underwriting as an assistant underwriter, having initially joined in 2014.
Jamie is Cert CII qualified and also holds a degree in Business Information Technology from the University of Portsmouth.
Richard joined Barbican in April 2017 and is underwriting manager for cyber.
With 15 years London insurance market experience Richard was most recently a senior tech PI and cyber underwriter at Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty, focusing on the group’s technology errors & omissions and cyber liability portfolio. Prior to this, he was a cyber & technology underwriter at Principia Underwriting.
During his insurance career, Richard has also worked at Willis, ultimately as divisional director within the firm’s financial lines and technology, media and telecommunications practice and RSA Group Plc as a professional liability underwriter .
Lauren joined Barbican in June 2018 as class underwriter for cyber insurance.
Prior to joining Barbican, Lauren was a London cyber underwriting manager at Chubb and before that was at RSA. Lauren has over 14 years’ underwriting experience, seven of which have been in cyber insurance.
Lauren is FCII and CPCU qualified.