Specialty international (re)insurance group, Chaucer named Ana Blanco as class underwriter to support development of its International General Liability account.
In her new role, she will work closely with Thomas Beasley and Rob Neil who joined the business at the end of 2019.
Chaucer said the appointment supports the firm’s commitment to delivering an outstanding underwriting service and building long-term and mutually beneficial business partnerships with brokers and MGAs in Lloyd’s and the company market.
Blanco brings almost a decade of market experience and joins Chaucer from QBE. Prior to this she was a broker at Guy Carpenter.
Paul Restarick, casualty and political risks manager, at Chaucer said: “I am delighted to welcome Ana to Chaucer. Her appointment enhances our international general liability capabilities and highlights our continuing commitment to in-depth underwriting expertise and excellent client service to brokers and clients.”
Nicola Stacey, chief underwriting officer, said: “Our Casualty Division combines a smart solutions-driven underwriting approach with responsive service to meet the needs of brokers and MGAs, and the recruitment of Ana is an integral part of delivering this.”