BHSI promotes Warrior and Kirby in UK financial lines
Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance (BHSI) has promoted Chris Warrior to head of executive and professional lines in the UK, while Jessica Kirby is moving up to head of commercial management liability.
In his new role, Warrior will be in charge of all of the executive and professional lines underwritten in the UK, including management liability, professional indemnity, cyber and transactional liability.
The underwriter joined BHSI in 2019 as head of management liability in the UK, having previously headed up the D&O book at Hiscox. His promotion was recently reported by Insurance Insider.
Kirby has worked at BHSI since 2018 as a senior underwriter for commercial D&O. In her new role, she will oversee the commercial management liability book she helped to build.
She has almost 15 years’ experience in the financial lines market and previously worked at Axis and AIG.
Country manager for the UK Vanessa Maxwell said: “With our deep bench of talent, we are pleased to be able to give our teammates excellent opportunities to advance in our nimble and always growing organisation.
“I look forward to seeing all that Chris and Jess will achieve for BHSI and our E&P lines customers in their new roles.”