Press Release: The Standard Syndicate appoints Head of Liability following increased business demand
08 August 2018
The Standard Syndicate (Syndicate 1884), which focuses on providing a broad range of marine and non-marine insurance covers to the marine and marine energy industry sectors, has appointed Suzy Black to the role of Head of Liability.
Suzy brings over 25 years’ Marine Liability experience. She has worked in senior underwriting roles at a number of London Market Syndicates specialising in marine and has experience in energy and specie classes.
Suzy joins from Acappella Syndicate 2014 where she was Divisional Head of Marine Liability, a book she built up from scratch. Prior to this, she worked at the Barbican Syndicate 1955 and Novae in senior underwriting roles specialising in liability.
This is a new role for the Syndicate and follows strong business growth in this area. Suzy will report into Rob Dorey, Active Underwriter at the Syndicate.
Robert Dorey, Active Underwriter, The Standard Syndicate said:
“The Standard Syndicate 1884 is seeing significantly increasing demand for liability cover. We have created this role to manage this growing line of business and are delighted to welcome Suzy on board. She has exceptional experience in this market on both claims and underwriting.”