Arch Insurance International bolsters claims team with multiple senior appointments.
Brook, Hooda and Milnes join Arch’s Healthcare and Financial Institutions claims teams.
London, 29 March 2022 – Arch Insurance International has today announced the appointment of Janet Brook, Sheena Hooda and Tilly Milnes as Senior Claims Handlers, effective immediately.
Brook and Milnes have joined the Financial Institutions claims team. Milnes is focused on managing claims across a broad spectrum of areas including D&O, PI and Investment Manager Insurance, while Brook specialises exclusively on PI claims. Hooda has joined the company’s Healthcare claims team to manage global claims.
Most recently, Brook was a Senior Associate at Kennedys Law specialising in PI claims. She joined the firm in 2015 and during her extensive legal career has also held positions at Shakespeare Martineau.
Prior to joining Arch, Hooda was a Senior Claims Specialist at AXIS Capital Group, having joined the company in 2018. Previously, she was a Senior Associate at Davies Group Ltd. and a Clinical Claims Manager at the NHS Litigation Authority. She is a qualified solicitor.
Also a qualified solicitor, Milnes was most recently a Claims Adjuster for W/R/B Underwriting specialising in international D&O and FI claims. Her previous experience includes Claims Adjuster roles at AXA, Chubb and Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty as well as a Solicitor at Kennedys Law.
Commenting on the appointments, Barbara Rizzi, Head of Third Party Claims at Arch Insurance International, said: “We are delighted to welcome Janet, Sheena and Tilly to our growing claims team. Their significant technical ability and collective experience in the market, both from a claims and legal perspective, undoubtedly strengthen our claims proposition. Their service-focused approach has also enabled us to further enhance our responsiveness to brokers and insureds.”
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Arch Insurance International is part of Arch Capital Group Ltd. and includes Arch Insurance UK and the P&C insurance operations of Arch Insurance (EU) dac, as well as Arch’s insurance operations in Europe, Bermuda and Australia.
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Arch Capital Group Ltd., a publicly listed Bermuda exempted company with approximately $16.3 billion in capital at Dec. 31, 2021, provides insurance, reinsurance and mortgage insurance on a worldwide basis through its wholly owned subsidiaries.
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