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Marine Liability

We write a broad range of Marine Liability risks.

 

  • Overview

    We write a broad range of Marine Liability risks including:

    • Ship Repairers Liability
    • Ports
    • Terminals and Stevedoring Liabilities
    • Marine CGL
    • Excess General Marine Liabilities and Marine Employers Liabilities
    • Cargo Owners Liability
    • Charters Liability & P&I
  • Territories

    We write business on a worldwide basis.

  • Risk appetite

    Our maximum line size is UDS 30 million.

  • Distribution

    We write business through Lloyd’s brokers and Coverholders.

  • Our expertise

    Andreas Mueller, Class Underwriter Marine Liability has over 25 years’ experience in the marine market. He joined ArgoGlobal in 2014 from  ATLAS where he served as Head of Market Development and Underwriting, tasked with the diversification of its business lines and strategy development. Prior to this, Andreas spent three years at Starr Underwriting Agency where, as Senior Marine Liability Underwriter, he was responsible for the significant expansion of the account. Andreas began his career with the TT Club in 1988, initially as a Marine Underwriter, holding a number of management roles across Europe and Asia, culminating with his appointment as Global Development Director in 2008.

Management

Steve O'Gorman
Head of Marine and Energy

Team Biography:

Steve O'Gorman

Steve brings more than three decades of marine insurance experience to ArgoGlobal. He joins from CNA Insurance where he served, most recently, as European Underwriting Director – Transport & Logistics. In this role, he was responsible for building and launching an underwriting department, which quickly grew to a team of nine underwriters writing over $20m in premium. Prior to this, he served as European Underwriting Director for the renewable energy department. Steve began his insurance career in 1984 as a Marine Hull, Cargo and Liability Broker at Sedgwick, progressing to Associate Director of the Cargo division before joining CNA as a Senior Underwriter for marine cargo in 1997.

DD: +44 (0)20 7712 7694
M: +44 (0)7931 865 013
Steve.OGorman@argo-global.com

Underwriters

Bruce Rodger
Technical Head of Marine & Energy

Team Biography:

Bruce Rodger

Bruce has over three decades of insurance market experience. He began his insurance career at Prudential, as Marine Hull Underwriter. He then spent five years at Sedgwick before joining BP’s Finance Department where he undertook the roles of Captive Underwriter and Risk Manager. In 2004, he joined broker Cooper Gay where he was Divisional Director and Head of the Upstream Energy book. Reverting back to his underwriting career he joined Omega Managing Agency Ltd in 2009, before joining ArgoGlobal in 2011 as Energy Class Underwriter before becoming Technical Head of Marine and Energy at the end of 2015.

DD: +44 (0)20 7712 7547
M: +44 (0)7827 329327
bruce.rodger@argo-global.com
Andreas Mueller
Class Underwriter

Team Biography:

Andreas Mueller

Andreas brings over 25 years’ experience in the marine market to Argo. He joins from ATLAS (Acis Transport Liability Agency) where he served as Head of Market Development and Underwriting, tasked with the diversification of its business lines and strategy development. Prior to this, Andreas spent three years at Starr Underwriting Agency where, as Senior Marine Liability Underwriter, he was responsible for the significant expansion of the account. Andreas began his career with the TT Club in 1988, initially as a Marine Underwriter, holding a number of management roles across Europe and Asia, culminating with his appointment as Global Development Director in 2008.

DD: +44 (0)20 3037 9855
M: +44 (0)7920 834 229
andreas.mueller@argo-global.com
Michael Lampard
Assistant Underwriter

Team Biography:

Michael Lampard

Michael joined Argo in October 2014, having previously spent nearly three years working for the Corporation of Lloyd’s in their International Markets department. Prior to that he had been studying Business and Management at Aston University. Michael is ACII qualified.

DD: +44 (0)20 3037 9854
michael.lampard@argo-global.com
Robert Dobson
Marine & Specialty Claims Manager

Team Biography:

Robert Dobson

Robert  joined ArgoGlobal In January 2013 in the role of Marine & Speciality Claims Manager from Aon, where he held the position of UK Marine Claims Director. He has over 30 years experience in the Marine Insurance Industry, handling Cargo, Marine Liability, Hull, Yacht & Energy claims. Robert began his career with Sun Alliance & London as a Marine Claims trainee & thereafter worked for London Market Insurance Companies and Adjusters, including Chubb Insurance, where he held the position of European Marine Claims Manager. Robert is an Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute and a Chartered Insurer.

DD: +44 (0)20 7712 7623
robert.dobson@argo-global.com