Date: 13/10/2014

Markel Appoints Senior Underwriter for Marine and Energy Liability

Markel International, London, October 13, 2014 --- Markel International, the specialist insurer, has appointed Andrew Carter as senior underwriter, marine and energy liability.
Andrew joins Markel from QBE, where he worked for 19 years, most recently as portfolio manager for marine liability. He was also responsible for the marine liability business written by QBE’s US operations.

At Markel Andrew will be working with Chris Fenn and Charles Bragg to expand the company’s business in the marine liability, energy liability and ports and terminals classes.

Paul Jenks, divisional managing director of marine and energy, commented: “We are delighted to welcome Andrew to Markel where he will be a great asset to the team. He has held a senior position at QBE for many years and he brings a wealth of experience and contacts to the Markel team”.


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Michael Henman, Director of Communications
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About Markel International:
Markel International Limited is a subsidiary of Markel Corporation, a US-based holding company trading on the New York Stock Exchange (MKL). Markel International writes insurance and reinsurance business through eight divisions and through offices across the UK, Europe, Canada, Latin America and Asia Pacific. Markel International’s insuring entities include Syndicate 3000, Markel Resseguradora do Brasil S.A. and Markel International Insurance Company Limited. Markel International also manages the business of Abbey Protection Group which provides legal and professional fees insurance cover as well as legal, tax and human resources consultancy services. For more information please visit us at www.markelinternational.com