Beazley appoints Chris Hill to US marine underwriting team

Specialist insurer Beazley has appointed Chris Hill as an underwriter within its US marine team. He will be based in New York and will underwrite a US-wide book of marine hull and liability risks.

Hill joins Beazley from Berkley Offshore Underwriting Managers where he spent more than seven years, most recently as vice president in the marine underwriting team.

Hill previously held underwriting roles at Starr Insurance Companies and The Hartford and was an account executive at Gallagher.

Hill joins John Moy and Reese Lever within the marine underwriting team and reports to Steve Vivian, who launched Beazley’s US marine business in 2017.