XL Group plc has announced that its North American Marine business’ blue water hull risk management capabilities in New York are to be bolstered with three new appointments.
Siobhan Coen and Jeff Loechner join the firm as senior underwriters, and Eileen Fellin becomes a senior claims consultant.
Coen joins the firm from the American Hull Insurance Syndicate, and has 19 years of underwriting experience.
Loechner also joins XL from the American Hull Insurance Syndicate and is a graduate of the United States Merchant Marine Academy at Kings Point, New York.
Fellin brings more than three decades of claims experience to the firm, and was most recently claims manager at the American Hull Insurance Syndicate.
Rich DeSimone, President of XL Group’s North America Marine business, stated that the new appointments brought collective hull underwriting and claims experience of almost six decades to the firm.