Date: 07/02/2017

Markel Appoints Head of Underwriting Management and Reinsurance Placement

Markel International, London, February 7, 2017 --- Markel International, the specialist insurer, has appointed Warren Towner as head of underwriting management and reinsurance placement.

He will report to Jeremy Brazil, director of underwriting and be responsible for all of Markel International’s outwards reinsurance. He will also support Jeremy with underwriting control and management as well as being involved in the development of Markel International’s multiclass facilities.

Warren was previously general manager of Markel’s reinsurance division.
Jeremy Brazil said: “This is an important role in bringing together the underwriting operations to support our underwriting divisions and corporate objectives. I am delighted that Warren has accepted this new role and I look forward to working closely with him.”



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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