Skuld 1897 appoints Marine Liability Class Underwriter

Press release

Published: 14 December 2014

Skuld appoints Nick Hart as Marine Liability Class Underwriter

Skuld, the diversified marine insurer, has appointed Nick Hart as Marine Liability Class Underwriter. Hart joins from RSA where he was the Marine Liabilities Business Leader. He will be based in London and will head the Marine Liability team at Skuld 1897, Skuld’s Lloyd’s syndicate. With extensive experience in P&I Hart’s role will also include cross-selling the syndicate’s marine liability capabilities to the wider P&I membership of Skuld.

Hart has more than 30 years’ experience in the insurance industry, largely in the broking community including JLT and most recently BMS, before joining RSA in 2011. Throughout his career he has specialised in P&I marine liability. This experience is seen as very beneficial in his new role on the Lloyd’s syndicate.

Douglas Jacobsohn, Skuld President & CEO, said: “We are pleased to announce Nick as our new Marine Liability Class Underwriter. He has an excellent reputation in the market for his marine liability and P&I expertise and he is a great addition to the Skuld 1897 team. His appointment underlines our strategy of enhancing and investing in local capabilities to support our members and clients.”

Hart added: “I am delighted to be joining Skuld 1897. The syndicate combines Skuld’s reputation, financial standing and service standard with the strength of the Lloyd’s platform. Skuld 1897 has the ambition, the expertise and the leadership to provide clients with the excellent service and competence they can rely on. ”