Specialist insurer Markel has named Jonathan Finch as senior underwriter in its surety team in London.
In his new role he will report to Damian Manning, head of surety and he will now be responsible for the servicing and development of the surety portfolio.
Finch brings over 25 years of experience as a surety professional having held a variety of roles throughout his career in both broking and underwriting. He joins Markel from Travellers Insurance Company where he served as a senior surety underwriter.
Ewa Rose, managing director of trade credit, political risk and surety at Markel International, commented: “The appointment of Jonathan reflects our growing appetite in the surety business and underlines our commitment to the market. Jonathan’s extensive and versatile experience, both in broking and underwriting, will make him a valuable asset to our team and its future success. We are delighted to have Jonathan on board and look forward to welcoming him to the team.”