Carbon footprint measures for insurance coverage trump knee-jerk reactions over coming period.
The launch will be timed with “quieter” months for renewals.
The aim is to bring new capacity at a time of increased demand amid market constraints.
The hire has worked at trade credit and surety insurer Euler Hermes for nearly 12 years.
It has hired the international chief operating officer of The Hartford to fill in a key role.
Insurer hails recent Cattolica purchase as "perfect example" of how M&A can accelerate diversification and growth.
The fast-growing insurtech plans to double its employee count by 2021 year-end.
He has held top roles at Morrison Supermarkets, Tesco and Poundland, among others.
The company has also secured approval to write reinsurance business in the US from January 1.
The company has acquired a specialist broker with a particular focus on financial and construction risks.