D L Dale & Others, Syndicate 2525, the specialist employers’ and third party liability Lloyd’s insurer, is delighted to announce the appointment of Nick Ryan as London market claims manager. Syndicate 2525 is managed by Asta Managing Agency.
Ryan joins from QBE where he spent 17 years, serving as claims manager for property & casualty, international markets since 2014. He takes up his new role on 28 August.
Formed in 2000, Syndicate 2525 has established itself as a leader within the London market in all aspects of liability business, including offshore and construction risks. In 2014, a primary international liability account was established to underwrite SME business, construction risks and larger corporate accounts primarily in Canada, Australia and South Africa.
Ryan’s appointment has been made to support the continued growth of the international account and maintain the syndicate’s market-leading reputation for proactive claims management.
Rob Turner, claims director DL Dale & Others, Syndicate 2525 said: “We’re very pleased to welcome Nick to the team and to have on board such an experienced and well-regarded claims specialist to support the continued growth of our international liability business. Nick’s in-depth knowledge and long experience of handling claims in multiple jurisdictions further enhances the international claims capability that forms part of our overall offering to brokers and policyholders around the world.”
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About D L Dale & Others, Syndicate 2525
D L Dale & Others, Syndicate 2525, commenced underwriting in 2000 with capital provided by a mix of third party corporate and individual names. Syndicate 2525 underwrites employers and all aspects of liability business, including offshore and construction risks. Stamp capacity for 2018 is £65m. The active underwriter is David Dale.
Asta Capital Limited is the parent company of:
- Asta Insurance Markets Ltd
- Asta Managing Agency Ltd
- Asta Insurance Services Ltd
- Asta Management Services Ltd
- Asta Underwriting Management Ltd
Asta Managing Agency Ltd is the leading third party managing agent at Lloyd’s and is responsible for 10 syndicates and two SPAs with capacity under management in 2018 of more than UK£1.4bn:
- Agora – Syndicate 3268
- Blenheim – Syndicate 1729 and SPA 6131
- Dale Underwriting Partners – Syndicate 1729 and SPA 6131
- DL Dale & Others – Syndicate 2525
- Everest – Syndicate 2786
- Nephila – Syndicate 2357
- Paraline – Syndicate 4242 and SPA 6123
- Pioneer – Syndicate 1980
- Skuld – Syndicate 1987
- Verto – Syndicate 2689
Asta Underwriting Management Limited (AUML) launched in 2015, making the skills, experience and capabilities behind Asta’s success as the leading third party managing agency at Lloyd’s available, for the first time, to the MGA market.
MGAs under management:
- Arma Underwriting