Date: 03/09/2013
By: Susy Chandler

Markel appoints Myles Sunley as deputy claims manager

Markel International, London, September 3, 2013 --- Markel International, the specialist insurer with a worldwide product portfolio, has appointed Myles Sunley as deputy claims manager for marine.

Myles joins Markel International after four years at Marketform Managing Agency as head of marine claims, following earlier positions at QBE, Hiscox and Royal & Sun Alliance.

Myles will be deputy claims manager for marine and will report to claims manager Kevin Phillips.

Myles is an Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute.

Hannah Purves, Claims Director at Markel, commented: “Myles is a recognised leader in this field and we look forward to him strengthening our marine claims team. His management skills, commercial focus and technical ability will take our marine and energy claims team to the next level and improve the service we can provide to brokers and insureds. Claims are the shop window for insurers and Markel is focused on continuing to develop our team so that it offers the skills and personalities that can engage effectively to look after our clients’ needs.” 

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For more information:

Markel International Michael Henman, Director of Communications 020 7953 6000   michael.henman@markelintl.com