CNA Hardy names three new senior underwriters for UK Marine team

CNA Hardy has made three new senior underwriter appointments to its UK Marine team. It has also implemented a senior underwriter internal promotion

Trevor McAuley joins as Senior Marine Underwriter. He will be based in Glasgow, responsible for Marine Cargo and Transport & Logistics underwriting for Scotland & Ireland and Marine Equipment/Subsea underwriting for UK company business. McAuley has 30 years’ insurance experience, including roles at Allianz, XL Catlin, RSA and Tokio Marine.

Conlie Wong joins as Senior Underwriter, Marine Cargo and Transport & Logistics based in Manchester. Wong will be responsible for Marine Cargo and Transport & Logistics renewal underwriting. Wong’s 30 years’ insurance experience includes roles at Tokio Marine and Catlin.

Hugh Consitt joins as Senior Marine Development Underwriter, based in Manchester. Consitt will be responsible for new business development in the North of England for Marine Cargo business. He joins CNA Hardy from Chubb with whom he spent eight years as Regional Senior Cargo Underwriter.

Internally, Michael Slack has been promoted to Senior Technical Underwriter for Transport & Logistics business for UK Company business. Slack is based in Manchester and joined CNA Hardy in 2014.

Neil Atkinson, Head of Marine UK, said: “I am delighted to welcome our new colleagues Trevor, Conlie and Hugh who will further strengthen our Marine proposition in the UK. I am also really pleased to congratulate Michael on his promotion as we improve the senior underwriting capabilities from both within our own ranks and externally with the calibre of Trevor, Conlie and Hugh.”

CNA Hardy provides specialist insurance solutions for commercial businesses and professionals from its network of offices in the UK, Continental Europe and Syndicate 382 at Lloyd’s. It is part of CNA Financial Corp (CNA), one of the largest US commercial property and casualty insurance companies.