Barbican Protect announces senior appointment
17 February 2016
London 17th February – Barbican Protect, the UK retail arm of Barbican Insurance Group, has today announced the appointment of Sam Brown as head of property and package, with immediate effect. She will report to Stuart Kilpatrick, managing director of Barbican Protect.
Ms. Brown brings a wealth of UK insurance market expertise to the role, and most recently was London Market relationship and development director at Fusion/XP. She joined the firm in November 2009 as an underwriting manager. Prior to this, she was a senior property underwriter at HDI-Gerling Insurance in London, a position which she held for four years. Other roles have included: senior property underwriter at AXA Insurance, property underwriter at AXA Corporate Solutions and underwriter at Guardian Insurance, where she began her insurance career in 1987.
Commenting on the appointment, Mr. Kilpatrick said: “Sam is a great addition to the Barbican Protect team. Not only does she bring decades of UK underwriting experience to the role, but during her career has also built up an extensive network of long-term strategic relationships with regional and national brokers. I am very much looking forward to working with Sam as we further expand our position in the property and package sector.”
Ms. Brown added: “This is a very exciting time to be joining the Barbican Protect team. The company has a clear strategy for growing its presence in the UK property and package market, and I look forward to playing my part in helping to achieve this.”