Probitas 1492 appoints Mark Smith as Senior Underwriter, Management Liability

Probitas 1492 announced today that Mark Smith has joined their Financial Lines team as Senior Underwriter for Management Liability.

Mark joins the Financial Lines team at Probitas, where he will take responsibility for the syndicate’s Management Liability portfolio.

Mark joins from QBE where he was Portfolio Manager for the Commercial Financial Lines Portfolio with responsibility for the Management Liability and Kidnap & Ransom lines, in the UK and international markets.

Neila Buurman, Chief Underwriting Officer for Casualty commented, “We are very excited that Mark has joined the team as he brings with him a wealth of experience and expertise to further enhance our Management Liability proposition. Mark’s focus on delivering excellent service to both brokers and clients will ensure that our Financial Lines portfolios will continue to build on the successful year we had in 2017.”


About Mark Smith

Mark has over 25 years’ experience in the Financial Lines Market having started his career at Aviva. He then went onto to hold several Senior Underwriting positions at both Chubb and AIG, including product leadership responsibility for both Commercial Crime and D&O. Mark has broad territorial experience which is aligned fully with the ambitions of Probitas 1492