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Contingency

We will consider most aspects of the contingency market.

 

  • Overview

    We will consider most aspects of the contingency market, mainly focused on:

    • Cancellation & Abandonment
    • Non appearance
    • Prize indemnity
    • Over Redemption
    • Death and Disgrace
    • Weatherday Insurance
    • Transmission Failure
    • Ticket Protection
  • Territories

    We will write business worldwide. 

  • Risk appetite

    Our maximum exposure per event/placement USD 10 million.

  • Distribution

    We will work with the Lloyd’s broker market writing a mixture of open market and facility based business utilizing coverholders where appropriate.

  • Our expertise

    David Boyle joined ArgoGlobal in 2014, bringing more than a decade of experience in the contingency market. He joined from Sportscover Syndicate 3334 where, as Class Underwriter for its Contingency account he was responsible for the development of a profitable book of business. Prior to this, David worked as an Contingency Underwriter in Munich Re’s London office, with a focus on large scale events. In this role he was also tasked with the development of its Sports Personal Accident account.

Management

John Moffatt
Head of Specialty

Team Biography:

John Moffatt

John Moffat joined ArgoGlobal in August 2010 to take up the role of Class Underwriter for Personal Accident. Having worked in the Lloyd’s and London Market for over 15 years, John has spent the last eight years specializing in international direct and facultative and cover holder business. Prior to joining ArgoGlobal, John worked for QBE Europe operations managing their personal accident portfolio.

DD: +44 (0)20 7712 7632
M: +44 (0)7539 233763
john.moffatt@argo-global.com

Underwriters

David Boyle
Class Underwriter

Team Biography:

David Boyle

David Boyle joined ArgoGlobal in November 2014 as Class Underwriter of Contingency. David studied Business Studies at Bournemouth University during which time he had a work placement at an Event Insurance Company who invited him back after his degree finished. In 2007 he moved to London and worked in the Reinsurance market for Sirius and Munich Re before heading up a contingency account at Sportscover prior to joining Argo.

DD: +44 (0)20 3037 9862
david.boyle@argo-global.com
Rebecca Mitchell
Underwriter

Team Biography:

Rebecca Mitchell

Rebecca brings more than 11 years of experience in the insurance industry to her new role. She joins ArgoGlobal from Brit Global Specialty, where she served for eight years, most recently as Assistant Underwriter for Contingency. Rebecca began her career as an Account Handler for Bloodstock at Lycetts Hamilton in 2005 before moving to become an Underwriting Assistant for Bloodstock & Contingency at Brit Global Specialty in 2008.

DD: +44 (0)20 7712 7612
M: +44 (0)7960 875 146
rebecca.mitchell@argo-global.com
Keith Phillips
Senior Property Claims Adjuster

Team Biography:

Keith Phillips

Keith has been an insurance professional for over 25 years. He has held positions in the company market for General Accident, Swiss RE & River Thames. More recently, Keith worked for the Cox Syndicate at Lloyd’s before joining ArgoGlobal in 2004. Keith currently handles property D & F and binding authority claims.

DD: +44 (0) 020 7712 7679
keith.phillips@argo-global.com