Liberty Specialty Markets appoints new Global Head of Business Development and Market Management


Liberty Specialty Markets (LSM), part of Liberty Mutual Insurance Group, has appointed Andrew Jackson (pictured) to the role of Global Head of Business Development and Market Management. He will report to Phil Hobbs, President and Managing Director, LSM, and sit on the executive team.

In his new role, Jackson will oversee the distribution of insurance solutions to LSM brokers and clients. He will develop and manage the execution of the global distribution strategy for LSM’s target markets around the world. Jackson brings more than 40 years of industry experience to the position and will provide invaluable insight and market intelligence as LSM continues to strengthen and develop new relationships with brokers and clients across global insurance markets.

Phil Hobbs said: “I am delighted to welcome Andrew to our leadership team. His vast, combined broking and underwriting experience will be an enormous asset to us as we build on our existing relationships with clients and brokers. We look forward to the significant contribution Andrew will make to delivering LSM’s goals in 2024 and beyond.”

Prior to joining LSM, Jackson was Global Head of Carrier Management at WTW, where he spent eight years. Jackson replaces Mark Stephenson, formerly Head of Business Development and Market Relationships at LSM.

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About Liberty

Liberty Specialty Markets offers specialty and commercial insurance and reinsurance products across key UK, European, Middle East, US and other international locations.

We provide brokers and insureds with a broad range of products through both the Company and Lloyd’s markets and have over 1,700 staff in approximately 65 offices. Liberty Specialty Markets was established in September 2013 bringing together Liberty’s company, syndicate and reinsurance operations into one combined operation, composed of three business units: Commercial, Specialty, and Reinsurance (Liberty Mutual Re). This integrated approach means brokers and clients can benefit from our global reach and operating efficiencies.

Liberty Specialty Markets is part of global insurer, Liberty Mutual Insurance Group, a diversified global insurer, formed in 1912 and headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts. Liberty Mutual is the 5th largest global insurer based on 2017 gross written premium, with over 50,000 employees in 30 countries and economies around the world. Our purpose is to help people embrace today and confidently pursue tomorrow. The promise we make to our customers throughout the world is to provide protection for the unexpected, delivered with care.  We achieve this by offering a full range of personal, commercial, and specialty Property & Casualty insurance coverages. Our customers’ trust has earned us the 68th spot on the Fortune 100 list of largest corporations in the U.S., based on 2017 revenue.

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