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Tokio Marine HCC International appoints trio to strengthen political risks team

  • Publish Date: Posted almost 3 years ago
  • Author:by Alan Jarque

Tokio Marine HCC International has announced a trio of appointments within its professional risk team including Matthew Clayton and Ross Thompson as senior underwriters and Jonathan Olle as senior media property and liability underwriter in London.

Clayton joins the business from Hiscox where he spent 16 years and held various senior underwriting roles in professional and specialty classes, most recently as head of central underwriting. He brings a long track record of underwriting Professional Indemnity (including Technology and Media), Directors & Officers, Liability, and Property lines of business to the firm.

Thompson brings 18 years industry experience across broking and underwriting with a particular specialism in construction risks. He joins the business from the Kelliher Insurance Group where he was most recently head of professional indemnity.

Additionally, Olle joins with 20 years of experience in media property and liability underwriting. He most recently served as an account executive at James Hallam Insurance Brokers where he managed a broad range of Media & Entertainment clients. Prior to this, Olle worked at Tysers and Towergate Coverex, underwriting specialist delegated media policies.

Tony Browne, managing director – professional risks said: “We are really pleased that Matthew, Ross and Jonathan have decided to join what is already a very strong and experienced Professional Risks team.”

“The breadth and depth of knowledge they have gained over the years means that they will all play an important role in enhancing our Professional Indemnity, Liability and Packaged Product offerings to our broker panel and clients across the United Kingdom,” he continued.

“They have an excellent reputation in the market, with a skill set that complements the existing team, and I look forward to working with them.”