Liberty International Underwriters (LIU) News

Hartley to Lead U.S. General Liability for Liberty International Underwriters

Liberty International Underwriters (LIU) has named Casey Hartley as U.S. General Liability product line leader. Based in Atlanta, Miss., Hartley will have responsibility for the technical underwriting, portfolio performance and overall product strategy for the primary general liability portfolio. LIU’s …

Liberty International Names Capicchioni to Head U.S. Railroad Line

Liberty International Underwriters, part of Liberty Mutual Insurance, has appointed Robert Capicchioni to vice president of its U.S. Railroad product line. Previously, Capicchioni was underwriting manager in LIU’s Casualty group. In his new role, Capicchioni will be responsible for underwriting, …

LIU Adds Cyber Extortion Endorsement to Product Recall Policies

Liberty International Underwriters (LIU), part of Liberty Mutual Insurance, has launched a cyber extortion endorsement to its Product Recall and Contamination insurance policy for food and beverage companies. This endorsement offers coverage to food and beverage policyholders for cyber extortion …

Liberty International Underwriters Names C&F’s Cossetti as Head of U.S. Casualty

Liberty International Underwriters (LIU) has named Diana Cossetti as senior vice president of LIU’s U.S. Casualty operation, newly-created underwriting leadership role overseeing Primary Casualty, Excess Casualty, Environmental, Railroad and Crisis Management.  S Cossetti will be based in New York and …

Liberty International Names Finnegan Chief Underwriting Officer for U.S.

Liberty International Underwriters (LIU), part of Liberty Mutual Insurance, has appointed Michael Finnegan to the newly-created position of chief underwriting officer for U.S. operations. Prior to joining LIU, Finnegan was chief operating officer of Liberty Mutual Reinsurance (LMR), an independent …

Forrest T. Jones Launches Accountants Professional Liability Program

Forrest T. Jones & Company (FTJ) has completed an agreement with Liberty International Underwriters (LIU) to serve as the program administrator for LIU’s national accountants’ professional liability insurance program for accounts with annual revenues up to $5 million. FTJ will …

Liberty Int’l Underwriters Names McCarthy as Head of Global Crisis Mgmt. Unit

Liberty International Underwriters (LIU), a part of Liberty Mutual Insurance, has appointed Jane McCarthy as global senior vice president of its Global Crisis Management unit which includes kidnap, ransom and extortion; contaminated products; and product recall coverage worldwide. Based in …

LIU Adds Underwriters to Risk Engineering Team

Liberty International Underwriters has added five risk engineers to its U.S. and Latin America risk engineering team to focus on energy-related opportunities and civil construction projects in response to the resurgence in America’s energy industry and continued energy growth anticipated …

Celona to Head Medical Professional at Liberty International Underwriters

Liberty International Underwriters (LIU), part of Liberty Mutual Insurance, has named Valoree Celona to its recently-created position of senior vice president of Medical Professional Liability Insurance. Based in LIU’s New York office, Celona will oversee LIU’s national medical malpractice underwriting …

Liberty International Adds 8 Underwriters to U.S. Excess Casualty Unit

Global specialty insurer Liberty International Underwriters (LIU), part of Liberty Mutual Insurance Group, has added eight underwriters to its U.S. Excess Casualty Division. “Our new staff brings added skill and expertise to the LIU Excess Casualty team, allowing brokers to …