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New Syndicate Probitas 1492 to Expand Offering from New Year


Probitas 1492, the insurance and reinsurance syndicate at Lloyd’s, is to expand its offering to include Construction All Risks from January 2016.

The new syndicate, which started underwriting in October this year, is to launch the new product line with the appointment of Brian Lewis as Senior Underwriter, Construction.

Lewis, previously of WR Berkeley, will head up the new service line from 4th January. He will be responsible for developing international construction business with a focus on emerging markets.

Ash Bathia, Chief Executive Officer of Probitas 1492 commented, “We are delighted to welcome someone of Brian’s calibre and experience to the team. We know Brian well and he will do an excellent job at heading up this new offering for Probitas 1492.”