IAT provides a wide range of inland marine & related property coverage solutions in the US.
It wants to expand its footprint in the Midwest and independent agent network.
The new hire held underwriting and leadership roles with Liberty, CNA and Aspen.
The new hire has 20 years of industry experience, including at Travelers.
The executive has experience across property, general liability, and auto liability lines of business.
IAT's E&S is focused on middle and small market accounts in the binding, brokerage and excess casualty surplus lines space.
The company has seen 'strong demand' for D&O, EPL, fiduciary, crime and cyber liability coverages.
The exec was responsible for handling Chubb's largest and most complex commercial and personal lines property claims.
The new unit will be launched in April.
The company is set to bring its management liability products to the market.