Beazley expands miscellaneous medical team in Northeast United States

Farmington, Connecticut, UNITED STATES

PHILADELPHIA, July 26, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Beazley, a leading provider of specialist miscellaneous medical insurance, has appointed Natalie Mauro as a medical liability underwriter in their Philadelphia office. This appointment adds to Beazley's growing team addressing the needs of organizations in the healthcare industry, with a focus on hard to place risks.

Beazley considers a wide range of risks on both a primary (duty to defend) and an excess basis in the miscellaneous healthcare sector with capacity of up to $25 million for firms with annual revenues of $10 million and greater. Industries served include healthcare staffing, home health, behavioral health, chemical detox, tissue/blood banks, organ procurement organizations, contract research organizations (CROs), correctional healthcare, medi-spas, occupational health, ground and air ambulances and dialysis clinics.

Ms Mauro joins Beazley from AIG where she was a Team Leader for their Mid Atlantic Healthcare division. Prior to that, Mauro worked for Alterra Excess & Surplus as a Western Territory Underwriter.

"Beazley continues to build out our capabilities to write a wide range of medical risks with experienced underwriters and support staff in the key insurance hubs across the United States," said Evan Smith, Beazley's miscellaneous medical focus group leader. "Our talented team can quickly address client needs and offer superior service to our broker partners for both routine and complex medical risks."

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Beazley Group
Hunter Hoffmann

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Beazley plc (BEZ) is the parent company of specialist insurance businesses with operations in Europe, the US, Latin America, Asia, the Middle East and Australia. Beazley manages six Lloyd's syndicates and, in 2015, underwrote gross premiums worldwide of $2,080.9 million. All Lloyd's syndicates are rated A by A.M. Best.

Beazley's underwriters in the United States focus on writing a range of specialist insurance products. In the admitted market, coverage is provided by Beazley Insurance Company, Inc., an A.M. Best A rated carrier licensed in all 50 states. In the surplus lines market, coverage is provided by the Beazley syndicates at Lloyd's.

Beazley is a market leader in many of its chosen lines, which include professional indemnity, property, marine, reinsurance, accident and life, and political risks and contingency business.

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