Starr Insurance Companies News

Starr Launches Usage-Based Aviation Insurance for Pilots Who Rent

Starr Insurance Companies has launched Starr Gate, a new general aviation policy for pilots who rent aircrafts. The coverage offers “high-definition underwriting” and usage-based pricing with a tool designed to improve a pilot’s skills through access to CloudAhoy, a third-party, …

Starr Insurance Companies Appoints Murphy as Southeast Regional VP

Starr Insurance Companies has appointed Kathleen Murphy as regional vice president, Southeast Region, effective January 13. Murphy is responsible for field leadership as well as broker and client relationships. According Robert Cruz, senior vice president, Sales and Distribution, Murphy has …

Marsh FinPro’s Hopper Joins Starr’s Financial Institutions Practice for UK and Europe

Starr Insurance Companies today announced the appointment of Andrew Hopper as head of Financial Institutions for the UK and Europe. Hopper will be responsible for the strategy and profitable growth of the Financial Institutions division. Prior to Starr, Hopper was …

Starr Adds SkyWatch Drone Insurance to Broker Platform

Starr Insurance Companies and SkyWatch Ltd. have expanded the SkyWatch.AI drone insurance program to allow drone operators to purchase insurance from Starr through a SkyWatch.AI link, which will be available on select aviation brokers’ websites. According to Jim Anderson, senior …

Starr Insurance Cos. Expands Aviation Insurance Operations to Brazil

Starr Insurance Cos. announced that Starr International Brasil Seguradora S.A. has been granted a local license to offer aviation insurance. “We are thrilled to be adding aviation capability in an important, growing economy like Brazil,” said Steve Blakey, president and …

Starr Insurance to Offer Ski, Snowboard Rescue & Evacuation Insurance

Starr Insurance Companies has formed an agreement with Safe Descents, Inc. to provide the an insurance program for rescue and evacuation for skiers and snowboarders in the United States. The policy, underwritten by Starr Indemnity & Liability Co. and sold …

Starr Insurance Cos. Appoints Vink from HDI Global as Head of Europe

Starr Insurance Cos. announced the appointment of Joost Vink as head of Europe. He will be responsible for the profitable growth of all European operations except the United Kingdom. Vink joins the company from HDI Global where he was managing …

Starr Insurance Cos. Opens Office in Oslo, Norway

Starr Insurance Cos. announced the opening of a new office in Oslo, Norway, effective October 1, 2018. The Oslo office will add to Starr’s significant presence in Europe. The office will initially focus on general aviation but Starr expects to …

Starr Insurance Cos. Launch Monoline GL Construction Wrap-Up Coverage

Starr Insurance Companies has introduced Starr CIP Enterprise, a monoline general liability construction wrap-up insurance policy. The new product is designed for property owners and contractors who need tailored primary and excess general liability coverage for single large construction projects. …