Beazley Strengthens Miscellaneous Medical Professional Liability Underwriting Capabilities

Beazley Strengthens Miscellaneous Medical Professional Liability Underwriting

PR Newswire

CHICAGO, March 5, 2013

CHICAGO, March 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Michelle Kim, a highly experienced healthcare underwriter, has joined Beazley
and will be located in the Glendale, CA office, further enhancing the service
provided by the company's miscellaneous medical team. With underwriters in
London, Chicago, and now Glendale, Beazley's substantial and growing
healthcare practice currently serves a quarter of Healthgrades' top hospitals
in the US*, as well as numerous clinical research organizations, tissue and
blood banks, clinical laboratories, medical staffing agencies and other
healthcare-related organizations.

Previously, Ms. Kim worked for six years as the allied healthcare (as
miscellaneous medical risks are also sometimes known) product head at Hiscox.
In addition to this experience, Ms. Kim had also served as an underwriter and
senior underwriter of various product lines at Markel Corporation.

"We are delighted that Michelle will be joining our team," said Evan Smith,
head of Beazley's US miscellaneous medical team."Our Specialty Lines division
has built a strong local presence in the US, with Michelle's extensive
experience in miscellaneous medical and her broad business relationships
within the US western region; the potential is great for our team's future
growth plans."

^* Information provided by Healthgrades 2013 America's 100 Best Hospitals

Note to editors:

Beazley's Lloyd's syndicates are the largest insurers of US D&O coverage in
the London insurance market and, since 2005, the company has also built a
substantial local presence in the US market, writing a broad suite of
management liability products including D&O for both public and private
companies, employment practices liability, fiduciary liability and fidelity
insurance, through both Beazley Insurance Company Inc. and Lloyd's syndicates

More information about Beazley may be found at

SOURCE Beazley

Contact: Evan Smith, +1-312-476-6236; Michelle may be reached at, and +1 818 409 3454, 101 North Brand Blvd., Suite
1650, Glendale, CA 91203
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