Rokstone’s D&O head says there is less ‘moronic’ underwriting

Jimmy Heaton Head of D&O, UK & Europe, Rokstone.

Directors’ and officers’ insurance rates are set to flatten in the next 12 months, according to Jimmy Heaton, head of D&O for UK & Europe at Rokstone, who added there is now less moronic underwriting going on in the market than there was at the end of 2023.

His comments come after Lloyd’s chief of markets Patrick Tiernan stated late last year that he does not want to be forced to remediate a “shambolic” directors’ and officers’ insurance market, and

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