British Marine appoints Guy Pierpoint as Portfolio Manager

QBE-owned fixed premium marine operation British Marine has appointed Guy Pierpoint as Portfolio Manager British Marine P&I.

British Marine said that Pierpoint will be “responsible for managing the portfolio and targeting strategic growth opportunities as part of British Marine’s ongoing business development plan”.

Pierpoint will report to Tim Pembroke, Director of Underwriting, QBE European Operations International Markets, and will work in close collaboration and with Grant Smith, Portfolio Manager, Marine Liability Specialty. He will join the team in September.

Pierpoint has more than 30 years’ experience in the business. He joins from Atlantic Insurance & Reinsurance Brokers where he was Senior Executive Director. Prior to that he led Osprey Underwriting Agency as CEO. He also held senior roles at Thomas Miller Specialty.