Italian business

Markel has been a strong supporter of the Italian liability market since the late 1990s, and thanks to our wide experience in the field, we were one of the first Lloyd's syndicates to continually innovate specialist liability products for Italy, covering professional indemnity, public officials and directors’ and officers’ liability.


+44 (0)20 7953 6000

Current areas of cover include:
  • Directors' and officers' liability (D&O)
  • Professional indemnity (PI) for:
    • Traditional professional – Solicitors, Accountants, Insurance brokers, Construction Professionals
    • Manufacturers
    • Laboratories and testing risks
    • Statutory bodies, regulators and aviation authorities
    • Facility / Property / Asset Managers
    • Other Miscellaneous risks
  • Emerging Risks 
    • Information technology and telecommunications
    • Marketing, advertising and communication agents/consultants
    • Digital media and multimedia companies
    • Publishers and broadcasters
  • Combined E&O and D&O policies for private equity and venture capital

Davide Balocco

Senior Underwriter

+44 (0)20 7953 6745


Patrizia Barattini


+44 (0)20 7953 6771


Gabrielle Folliard

Head of Specialty and Financial Lines Claims

+44 (0)20 7953 6743