Beazley to open Birmingham office to tap into regional market

Andrew Horton

The insurer penned in autumn for the date of the office opening. It will build upon the specialist range of products it currently offers the UK regional market, including cyber and marine lines. It comes as part of a wider strategy of diversifying the business away from its core US market, which currently occupies around 60% of its portfolio. CEO Andrew Horton, pictured, told Post: “It’s going to open up a regional market, as a lot of regional brokers in don’t want to trade with underwriter