Paul joined Barbican in March 2015 and is business group leader for marine insurance.
Paul has over 22 years of underwriting and broking experience within the marine market. Most recently, Paul was trading and underwriting manager - marine at Aviva, having joined the firm as senior international marine underwriter. Prior to this, he was the UK marine manager at Chartis. Other senior roles have included: head of marine at Bluefin Group and marine underwriting manager at Commercial Union.
Christopher joined Barbican in September 2010 as underwriter for marine hull insurance.
Prior to joining Barbican, Chris spent nine years at Sunderland Marine Mutual predominately focusing on brown water business and fishing vessels.
Brendan joined in May 2016 as cargo underwriter.
Brendan has over 25 years’ experience, most recently as senior marine insurance underwriter, London Markets at Zurich Insurance. He joined Zurich in 2008, and previous roles included UK marine development manager, and senior marine insurance underwriter, UK regions. Prior to this, he was a regional marine cargo underwriter at CNA Insurance. He began his insurance career in 1989 at Aviva Insurance, joining the marine cargo team in 1991.
Michael joined Barbican in January 2016 as a marine liability underwriter.
Michael has over 16 years underwriting and broking experience, most recently as a marine underwriter at Osprey Underwriting Agency. He was previously a reinsurance broker at Cameron Richard Smith Insurance Services, before joining the ReSpecialty Marine & Energy department at Aon in 2003. During his career, he has also worked as a deputy underwriter at Charles Taylor Consulting for the Standard Bermuda P&I Club.
Michael is ACII qualified and holds a degree in Law.
Simon joined Barbican in April 2010 and is division head of marine, aviation and transport.
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.
Matthew joined Barbican in September 2016 and is underwriting assistant for marine.
Matthew joined Barbican after graduating from Oxford Brookes University with a degree in Business Management and Geography. Matthew is currently studying towards Cert CII accreditation.
Mark joined Barbican in January 2015 as assistant underwriter for marine insurance.
Prior to joining Barbican, Mark was an assistant hull and war underwriter within the marine division at Markel International; a position which he had held since September 2008 having previously worked as an underwriting assistant within its underwriting support team. Mark began his insurance career at NDP/Claims Assistance UK in March 2003 as a claims assistant.
Rosie joined Barbican in May 2012 and is an underwriting assistant for marine insurance.
Rosie previously spent three and a half years as a sales support technician for insurance brokers, Grove and Dean.
Rosie is Dip CII qualified and working towards ACII accreditation.