August update: New employees for DUPI Underwriting Agencies

2020-08-21 | Uncategorized

Per 1 August Bert Scheper (53) joined DUPI Underwriting Agencies as Underwriting Director Charterers’ Liability/P&I. In this position he is responsible for DUPI’s Business Units Charterers’ Liability, Specialist P&I and EURO P&I.

Having worked at RaetsMarine and MS Amlin previously, Bert brings with him over 30 years of insurance industry experience in various professional and senior management roles.

As Underwriting Director and Global Product Group Leader P&I at RaetsMarine, later MS Amlin, Bert was responsible for the P&I portfolio. Before that, he worked at Fortis Corporate Insurance in several positions latest as Underwriting Manager Hull. Since November 2018 Bert worked as independent Management Consultant in which capacity he also advised DUPI.

Per 1 October DUPI´s Underwriting Authority from Baloise Insurance nv is further extended with Charterers’ Liability and Specialist P&I with a capacity of EUR 25 million. DUPI is excited with this expansion of its strategic partnership with Baloise, a vote of confidence and long-term commitment! In excess of EUR 25 million DUPI continues to offer its Lloyd’s Charterers’ Liability/P&I capacity up to USD 500 million.

Under the established brand EURO P&I, already since 2012 DUPI Underwriting Agencies represents the Shipowners’ Club as their Underwriting Agent for inland craft P&I risks throughout Europe. With a capacity up to USD 1 billion, EURO P&I is one of the leaders in this market.

Per 1 October, Koen van der Grond (61) joins DUPI Underwriting Agencies as Program Manager.

One of the first exciting projects Koen will work on is the development of a DUPI Motortruck portfolio. DUPI is one of the leading insurers in the Dutch Logistics Industry, providing our brokers and clients with solutions for their professional, freight forwarders and general liabilities. A logical next step is the expansion of this service proposition with (1st party and 3rd party) Motortruck. We continue to be 360!

From 2013 to 2015 Koen worked as Managing Director Dutch Marine Insurance for DUPI.

Koen joins us from TVM, where he worked as Claims Manager Logistics. Prior to that, he worked in various professional and management roles for HDI, Delta Lloyd, a.s.r. and ABN AMRO Verzekeringen.

Ad, Bert and Koen will report to Anton Cornel, Managing Director DUPI Underwriting Agencies.

Per 1 October, Jamilie Chehin (48) joins DUPI Underwriting Agencies as Underwriter Property.

Jamilie joins us from Nationale Nederlanden/Delta Lloyd where she worked in a similar role. Jamilie brings with her over 18 years of insurance industry experience.

Per 1 November, Margriet de Jong (49) joins DUPI Underwriting Agencies as Senior Underwriter Liability/Financial Lines. Her main focus will be on the further development of our Financial Lines portfolio.

Margriet joins us from StarStone Insurance where she worked as Senior Underwriter Financial Lines. Previously she worked at Delta Lloyd, HDI, Nassau Verzekering Maatschappij, Marsh and Willis Nederland. She brings with her over 20 years of insurance industry experience.

Jamilie and Margriet will report to Ad Boekraad, Underwriting Director Property & Casualty.