Canopius has named Gabrielle Folliard as its new head of claims.
Folliard moves over to the Lloyd’s carrier from Markel International, where she most recently served as head of specialty and financial lines claims.
She will assume her new role in early 2019 and will report to group chief operating officer, Laurie Davison.
Commenting on the appointment, Davison said: “Gabrielle has extensive experience in claims management and a strong background in insurance legal practice and is well regarded across the market.
“She works collaboratively to achieve the best results for customers and all stakeholders. We are delighted to appoint her and look forward to welcoming her to the team.”
Folliard added: “It’s an exciting opportunity to head a team that is well known across the market for its excellent claims service and responsiveness. I look forward to joining Canopius and helping to move the claims function forward.”