Axis Insurance, a unit of Pembroke, Bermuda-based Axis Capital Holdings Ltd., said on Monday that it has hired three cyber-underwriters.
Peter Smith will join Axis as underwriting manager, American cyber and technology, and Emma Worth and Jessica Currier will join as older underwriters, Axis said in a statement. They will be based in New York.
Mr. Smith will specialize in sub-market guarantees and strategic development in cyber and technology failures and omissions, focusing on analyzing, reviewing and monitoring all programs' new and renewal accounts. He was previously Vice President and Senior Underwriter in Cyber and Technology E&O for Swiss Re.
Ms. Werth will focus on cyber technology. She has previously written cyber and technology at NAS insurance Services LLC and later Tokyo Marine HHC after its NAS acquisition in 201
Ms. Currier joins Axis from Hiscox Ltd., where she was a senior insurer, managed media for regional and large program accounts, and will focus on media E&O, according to the statement.