Markel International names cargo, specie & terrorism underwriter

Specialist insurer Markel International has appointed Brook Styles as cargo, specie and terrorism underwriter, working from its London office.

Styles has more than 13 years’ experience in marine underwriting, beginning his career at Markel. He rejoins Markel from Pioneer Underwriting, where he was most recently head of marine specialty.

Style will report to Chris Fenn, divisional managing director of international marine. He will be working with the cargo, specie and terrorism teams on existing portfolios as well as helping to drive new products.