Lonmar professions team enhanced with new hire

Jamie Underwood, Divisional Director, LONMAR

Lloyd’s broker, LONMAR GLOBAL RISKS (LONMAR) has announced the appointment of James Underwood as a Divisional Director in their specialist Professions team.

James will report to Alan Newall, Managing Director of Professions and will be focusing on relationship management with existing key clients and developing new international professional risks business, in this market leading team.

A highly experienced International Professional and Financial Lines expert, James previously held a senior broking position at Howden for 10 years.

Alan Newall, LONMAR’s Managing Director of Professions, stated: "James is a great addition to our Professions team, with considerable expertise in handling professional risks classes both internationally and in the UK.

He added: "This recruitment continues our ongoing strategy of strengthening our capabilities and in particular adds to our international expertise.”

James Underwood, commented, “I am thrilled to be joining a successful, client focused independent broker such as LONMAR, and look forward to being part of this dynamic growing business and its highly regarded Professions team.”