Brit Global Specialty USA hires Jonathan Liening as SVP, Excess Casualty


Brit Ltd (“Brit” or “the Group”) is pleased to announce that it has appointed Jonathan Liening as Senior Vice President, Excess Casualty for Brit Global Specialty USA (“BGSU”).

Jonathan joins BGSU effective 21 August 2017, based in Chicago, and reporting to Douglas Trainor. He will focus on writing excess casualty through wholesale intermediaries.

Jonathan brings over ten years’ experience of growing and leading both primary and excess casualty businesses. He joins BGSU from Aspen Insurance, where he had worked since January 2013, with his most recent role being Vice President, Primary Casualty. Jonathan began his career at Travelers Insurance, where he underwrote excess and surplus business for accounts of all sizes.

Nick Davies, President, Brit Global Specialty Americas, commented, “Jonathan represents another strategic hire for BGSU as we continue to expand our platform in the US. With over a decade of experience in the casualty space, Jonathan will add a significant amount of expertise to our offering, complementing our existing US-based primary General Liability team.”

Matthew Wilson, Group CEO, Brit added, “We are pleased to appoint another high-quality individual as our ability to attract leading talent from across the industry continues to support our opportunistic growth strategy.”