Markel UK moves head office in Leeds as workforce continues to grow

Markel International, London, June 9, 2014 --- Markel UK, the specialist insurer, has moved its Leeds operation to larger premises in a more central part of the city, to support present and future growth plans for its specialist products.

09/06/2014

Markel International Appoints Simon French As Compliance Officer

Markel International, London, June 2, 2014 --- Markel International, the specialist insurer, has appointed Simon French as compliance officer. He’ll report to Andrew Bailey, head of the legal and regulatory affairs department, who will increasingly concentrate on Group company secretarial and governance responsibilities whilst continuing to provide oversight for the compliance function.

02/06/2014

Markel Appoints Head of Information Management and Application Services

Markel International, London, June 2, 2014 --- Markel International, the specialist insurer, has appointed Neil Winters as Head of Information Management and Application Services. His initial focus will be the development and delivery of a data repository and developing a reporting and analytics strategy to support the business in making quicker, better informed decisions.

02/06/2014

The Arabian Racing Organisation and Brightwells to stage first select Arabian racehorse sale in the UK

The Arabian Racing Organisation (ARO) is delighted to announce that, in partnership with Brightwells the UK’s Leading Equestrian Auctioneers, a select International Arabian Racehorse sale is to be held in the UK on the 9 August 2014. Arabian racing has been run in the UK for over 30 years, under the Patronage of HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, and ARO is pleased to extend its portfolio to include an international Arabian sale, with a partner whose name is synonymous with staging high profile events.

21/05/2014

Markel launches UK biomedical and life sciences combined policy

Markel UK, Leeds, May 14, 2014. Markel UK, the specialist insurer, has further developed the biomedical and life sciences liability product that it launched in November last year. Its new combined policy adds specialist property damage and business interruption covers and is designed to meet the specific needs of the rapidly growing UK biomedical and life sciences sector.

14/05/2014

Markel Q1 2014 Results

Markel International, London, May 8, 2014 --- Markel Corporation (NYSE – MKL) reported book value per common share outstanding of $493.96 at March 31, 2014, up 4% from $477.16 at December 31, 2013.

08/05/2014

Markel UK Strengthens Professional and Management Risks Team

Markel UK, Leeds, May 7, 2014: Markel UK, the specialist insurer, has appointed Liam Greene as professional and management risk underwriting manager.

07/05/2014

Senior Appointment at Markel Trade Credit Division

Markel International, London, May 6, 2014 --- Markel International, the specialist insurer, has appointed Simon Philpin as underwriter and senior risk analyst in its trade credit division.

06/05/2014

Markel Renews Sponsorship of William Buick

Markel International, London, April 28, 2014 --- Markel International, the specialist insurer, has announced it has renewed its sponsorship of leading international jockey, William Buick, for a further two years.

28/04/2014

Markel Appoints Professional and Financial Risks Claims Manager

Markel International, London, May 1, 2014 --- Markel International, the specialist insurer, has appointed Gabrielle Folliard as claims manager for its professional and financial risks division.

28/04/2014