Lara Caldenk

Underwriting Assistant, UK & European Property

About Lara

Lara is the Underwriting Assistant for the UK & European Property team. Working with Mark Pearce and Robert Smith to provide the support needed to provide an outstanding underwriting service and deliver their underwriting approach.

The UK & European book of business has been strategically and diligently grown, with an appetite for insureds who understand their exposures and are keen to work with their insurer to manage them to the best of their ability. 

Lara is organised and has an attention to detail which are both pivotal in her role handling data in rating models, reviewing data accuracy and processing slips. She also updates our internal data warehouse with Risk Adjusted Rate changes, and ensures that lineslip and binder premium incomes are correct.

Previously working for Ebix on the PPL Helpdesk and at Nexus as an Operations Assistant, Lara has extensive experience in reporting and bordereau management which is pivotal as an Underwriting Assistant.

She is currently studying for her Cert CII accreditation.