Arch Insurance International has announced the appointment of Tim Watson as senior underwriter, credit and political risk, effective mid-2021.
In his new role, Watson will report to Ed Cornish, head of credit and political risk and will be responsible for underwriting activities across the Credit and Political Risk insurance portfolio, build on the Company’s growth to date in this sector and enhance its service capabilities.
Watson brings over 10 years of market experience within the Credit and Political Risk class of business. He most recently served at Canopius Group as credit and political risk underwriter. Prior to this, he was credit and political risk underwriter at ANV and terrorism and political violence underwriter at Jubilee.
Cornish said: “Arch has achieved strong growth across its Credit & Political Risk portfolio since the establishment of the team two years ago. Tim’s experience and expertise make him an ideal addition to our team and he will play a key role in helping to further strengthen our broker relationships in this highly competitive and fast-evolving sector.”