Talbot Underwriting Australia Taps Former Catlin Exec Case as Managing Director

Talbot Underwriting Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Validus Holdings Ltd., has appointed Andrew Case as managing director of Talbot Underwriting Australia.

During his 30 years of experience in the insurance industry, Case established and led several businesses in Asia and Australia including Catlin Australia, where he held the role of head of country for more than 10 years.

He also recently served as a member of the XL Catlin Regional Asia Pacific Board, where he held joint responsibility for the overall management of subsidiaries in Dubai, India, China, Malaysia and Singapore. Prior to this, Andrew was executive director at Willis Perth, Western Australia.

“Talbot is committed to serving the Australian market and will continue to build out its capabilities in the region,” the company said, noting that Case’s appointment will further strengthen its international presence and expand its business lines in property, crisis management, financial lines and specialty.

About Talbot Underwriting.

Talbot Underwriting Ltd operates within the Lloyd’s insurance market through Syndicate 1183. Syndicate 1183 focuses on underwriting a number of specialty risks including marine, aviation, transport, energy, terrorism, political risk, accident and health, construction, contingency, financial institutions, property and treaty reinsurance. Syndicate 1183 has capacity of £600 million for the 2016 underwriting year of account.

Source: Talbot Underwriting