Liberty Specialty Markets (LSM) is to begin underwriting Fine Art and Specie in Germany. It has appointed Ulrike Janvier as Senior Underwriter – Fine Art and Specie. Janvier will be based in LSM’s office in Cologne and will report to David Saillen, Head of Fine Art and Specie for Continental Europe, and also to Wolfgang Weis, Country Manager for Germany. Janvier took up her new role on April 3rd. Janvier has more than 23 years’ experience in the insurance sector as an underwriter. She joins LSM from AXA Art, where she was Senior Underwriter. Prior to that she worked for an auction house and a gallery. She has a PhD in Art History. LSM launched Fine Art and Specie in the Netherlands in April 2017 and in France in March 2018.