Barbican appoints D&O manager
9 June 2016
London, 9th June 2016 – Barbican Insurance Group today announced that Hans Sherman has joined the firm as underwriting manager, Directors’ & Officers’ with immediate effect. Mr. Sherman reports to Andrew Pearson, underwriting manager, financial and professional lines.
Before joining Barbican, Mr. Sherman was senior underwriting manager and head of management liability at CV Starr, having joined the firm in 2010. Prior to this, he was an associate vice president at AIG (London). He joined as a senior underwriter in 2006 and in 2007 became referral and business development manager in the firm’s commercial institutions team. Other positions during his 16-year insurance career have included: referrals manager at American International Underwriters (Frankfurt) and senior underwriter at American International Underwriters (New York).
Commenting on the appointment, Mr. Pearson said: "We’re delighted to welcome Hans into the financial and professional lines team. He has achieved considerable success in the D&O arena and his excellent business development skills have been central to his ability to achieve strong portfolio growth. I look forward to working closely with him as we look to expand our position in this highly competitive market sector.”
Mr. Sherman added: “Barbican has brought together a strong breadth and depth of talent across its financial and professional lines team, and I am keen to add my experience and expertise to that. The team pride themselves on the quality of solutions they deliver and caliber of service they provide, and that is something I want to be a part of.”
Categories: Financial & Professional Lines