Lynn joins Axis as professional lines underwriter
Bermudian insurance executive Angus Lynn has joined Axis Insurance as vice-president, professional lines underwriter in its Bermuda office.
The company said Mr Lynn will focus on commercial and financial institutions professional lines as well as lawyers errors and omissions underwriting in the Bermuda market.
Hillary Williams, executive vice-president and head of professional liability – Bermuda for Axis, said: “Angus brings broad experience of the Bermuda professional lines market, along with extensive underwriting expertise of this class of business.
“His insights into the evolving professional liability risk needs and business operating environment will enable us to deliver better and more informed solutions for our clients.”
The company said Mr Lynn joins Axis Insurance from XL Bermuda, where he was a senior claims specialist focusing on negligence and general liability claims.
He previously spent seven years underwriting professional lines as an assistant vice-president at Endurance Specialty Insurance.
Mr Lynn began his career in insurance as a senior claims analyst for professional lines at Allied World Assurance Company.
He is also a Bermuda qualified barrister and attorney.
Axis Insurance is the specialty insurance business segment of Axis Capital Holdings Ltd.