Fiducia names new Marine Cargo and Freight Underwriter

Leeds, UK-based specialty MGA Fiducia has appointed Polly Gardner as Marine Cargo and Freight Underwriter.

Gardner was previously cargo and freight liability underwriter at Beazley Group where she built a substantial account with brokers nationally. Prior to Beazley she was with Allianz Global Corporate Specialty and Axa.

CEO Gerry Sheehy said that “I am very pleased to announce Polly’s appointment. She is a well-respected market professional and brings further experience and dynamism to the business. Polly is a highly organised, focused and motivated underwriter. We have a very strong team of underwriters who have established a reputation for working closely with our brokers and delivering real value to their clients. We have differentiated ourselves not only with the quality of the products that we have developed, but also by the level of service that will support our policyholders and intermediary partners.”