Barbican appoints terrorism underwriter

24 January 2017

London, 24 January 2017 – Barbican Insurance Group today announced the appointment of Charlotte Pritchard as a terrorism underwriter within the firm’s malicious acts division, with immediate effect. Ms. Pritchard will report to Jessica Johnson, underwriting manager, malicious acts.

Ms. Pritchard joins Barbican from Sompo Canopius where she was assistant underwriter, political violence and terrorism. She began her insurance career at Brit Insurance in 2006, before joining Canopius Managing Agents later that year. During her ten years with the firm, she also worked within the firm’s crisis management division, focusing on political violence and terrorism.

Commenting on her appointment, Ms. Johnson said: “Our terrorism account is evolving at an unprecedented rate in response to the rapidly changing marketplace. This demands that you are constantly expanding and developing the range of expertise within your team. With Charlotte’s appointment, we are bringing on board a proven innovator – someone who has not only established her underwriting credentials in the global terrorism arena, but has also helped develop new tools and capabilities to expand the coverage remit. She is a welcome addition to our malicious acts team.”

Ms. Pritchard added: “I am excited to have joined Barbican. They have a well-deserved reputation for proactive and responsive underwriting and I am very much looking forward to working with my colleagues to help grow the terrorism book.”

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