Brian Randall appointed as Director of Energy & Power division


Brit Insurance, the international general insurance and reinsurance group, is pleased to announce the appointment of Brian Randall as Director of its new Energy & Power division. He takes up his role on 1st October 2011.

Brian has worked in the energy markets for over twenty years, with experience gained across upstream and downstream business as both broker and underwriter. He joins from the Watkins syndicate where, as Class Underwriter, he was responsible for Energy business underwritten in London.

Reporting to John King, Global Markets Portfolio Director, Brian will focus on growing Brit Insurance’s involvement in these classes and on ensuring the service it offers to brokers in the London market and Lloyd’s continues to be second to none.

Commenting on this appointment, Matthew Wilson, Chief Executive of the company’s Global Markets strategic business unit said: “We are delighted that Brian will be joining us to head up this new division and seize the many opportunities that exist in the energy and power markets. His reputation as a leading underwriter in the London market and the wide experience he brings with him makes him the ideal person to lead our involvement in these classes.”


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About Brit Insurance

Brit Insurance is an international general insurance and reinsurance group specialising in commercial insurance. The Group writes a diverse portfolio of insurance and reinsurance, offering worldwide protection. The scope is wide-ranging: from sole traders to the largest multinational corporations; from manufacturers to professional services; from shops to satellites. Our distribution model is centred on brokers and intermediaries. Reflecting where our customers trade, we are organized into three strategic business units – Global Markets, UK and Reinsurance – which have access to our underwriting platforms including Brit Insurance Limited and our Lloyd’s syndicate, Brit Syndicate 2987.