Skuld strengthens cargo team

Press release

Published: 4 September 2013

Skuld today announced two appointments to support the growth of Skuld 1897. Andrew Lane has been appointed as Class Underwriter for cargo. Kevin Campbell will assume the role of Underwriter for Skuld’s subsea and offshore operations in addition to his current risk manager role at Skuld Offshore.

Andy has 23 years’ experience in the cargo insurance market and has been one of the leading underwriters for offshore and subsea equipment in the London market.  He joins Skuld from Tokio Marine Europe where he was the Chief Underwriter for cargo.

Andy will have responsibility for the entire Skuld 1897 cargo account and will underwrite general cargo and offshore equipment.  He will work closely with Kevin Campbell, who has extensive operational experience in subsea and offshore operations, and brings a unique aspect to the offshore insurance market.  Kevin will remain based in Skuld's Aberdeen office.

Bernt Hellman, Active Underwriter at Skuld 1897, commented: “Andy has long been one of the leading underwriters his field and to have someone of his experience and calibre leading the team will be invaluable to our cargo team. I’d also like to congratulate Kevin on his new role as Underwriter, I am convinced that he and Andy will form a formidable team, and that they have the knowledge and skill to establish Skuld 1897 as the leading market in this specialist field."

Andy Lane, added: “This is an exciting move for me and I look forward to working with the team at Skuld 1897 as it continues to go from strength to strength.”