MS Amlin has hired Brecht van Hoorebeke as war underwriter to develop and grow its war business across continental Europe.
In his new role van Hoorebeke will be based in the Antwerp office in Belgium.
Van Hoorebeke boasts over 13 years of experience in legal, claims, and risk management in marine insurance.
He most recently served as client manager for marine in at Aon in London, where he focussed on risk management, logistics, and insurance placement.
Commenting on the new hire, global managing director for marine & aviation, Andrew Wright said: “Brecht’s talent and experience are a great asset to the pan-European marine team,”
Adding: “Providing continuity in the face of political violence – which covers everything from strikes to insurrections and civil war – requires deep sector knowledge combined with the capability of crafting tailored underwriting solutions.
“The addition of Brecht to our team in Antwerp will help us serve the unique needs of our clients and brokers across Europe.”