Reporter, Insurance Age
Research by Zurich has revealed that two-fifths of London businesses are at risk of being hit by flash floods as heavy rainfall is predicted to hit the capital.
Zurich UK has named Sam Thomas, who is currently head of mid-market, as head of retail underwriting, Insurance Age can reveal.
The sky-rocketing cost of living and the longer term economic effects of the pandemic could lead to an increase in ghost broking, experts have warned.
Newstead Insurance Brokers has named Sarah Giles as managing director as part of a leadership restructure.
The head of insurance at Chaucer, Xamira Groves, has told insurance Age that there is “plenty more” to be done with women taking on roles in the insurance industry.
Ageas has appointed Claire Green as its new director of distribution in a move it said was further evidence of its commitment to the personal lines broker market.
The Digital Insurer has announced it will provide fully paid scholarships to support the development of women leaders in the insurance industry.
Insurers have pledged to focus efforts on reducing climate change and called on the industry to be better prepared for weather events.