Barbican bolsters UK Property and Casualty team
30 May 2013
Daniel Tatam joins Barbican UK’s underwriting team
Mr. Tatam joins Barbican from NIG Insurance where he was technical trade underwriter in the new business team. Previous roles include 4 years as executive trading underwriter at Aviva and he has also held commercial property underwriting positions at Stirling Insurance Group and First Light Underwriting Agency.
Commenting on the appointment, Austyn Tusler, head of UK Insurance at Barbican Insurance Group, said: “At Barbican, our success has been built on the quality and commitment of our underwriters. Our aim is always to attract leading industry talent to our ranks and I am therefore delighted to be announcing Daniel’s appointment. With some 20 years’ insurance experience, he is a highly skilled underwriter with significant UK market experience, and is a great addition to the Barbican UK team.”
Mr. Tatam said: “Barbican has achieved significant growth in recent years and I am pleased to be joining the UK underwriting team at this time and playing my part in ensuring that this strong performance continues.”
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Notes to Editors
Formed in 2007, Barbican Group Holdings is an insurance group writing business predominantly through its syndicates at Lloyd’s. It also has a non-Lloyd’s financial solutions business based in Guernsey which offers commercial insurance solutions to the Channel Islands.
Barbican Syndicates 1955 and 6113 at Lloyd’s have a stamp capacity of £227.5m for the 2013 year of account and underwrites cyber liability, financial and professional lines, healthcare liability, international casualty reinsurance, marine insurance, marine reinsurance, North American casualty reinsurance, property, property reinsurance and corporate, middle market and scheme/affinity group clients in the UK and Ireland
In the UK, all members of the Barbican Insurance Group of companies are registered in England and Wales and are subsidiaries of Barbican Group Holdings Limited (a company incorporated under the Laws of the Island of Guernsey). The members of the Barbican Insurance Group of companies that are incorporated in England and Wales are Barbican Holdings (UK) Limited (company no. 06410772), Barbican Corporate Member Limited (company no. 06400087), Barbican Managing Agency Limited (company no. 06948515) and Barbican Underwriting Limited (company no. 06634788). Barbican Managing Agency Limited which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and Prudential Regulation Authority. The registered offices of all members of the Barbican Insurance Group of companies are situated at 33 Gracechurch Street, London EC3V 0BT.