Brit Global Specialty

Global Property

Our technical expertise in the areas of catastrophe modelling, pricing, policy wordings and claims has made our Global Property team a market of choice for both brokers and clients.

Global Property

Russell Kennedy

Divisional Director

Second Floor, Box 278

Lloyd’s Box Location

seeing the diffrence makes the diffrence

Our underwriting team offers significant breadth and depth of experience.

We underwrite with precision and take pride in providing a diligent and responsive service.

Our Product

We offer a diverse range of market-leading property products throughout the world and provide physical loss or damage and business interruption coverage on a variety of policy forms, including All Risks, Difference in Conditions and bespoke wordings. Our underwriters will lead placements on a primary, excess of loss or quota share basis.

We insure a wide range of clients, diverse in size and occupancy. Our target occupancies include but are not limited to:

  • Agriculture
  • Commercial real estate, hotels and retail
  • Education
  • Healthcare
  • Industrial
  • Manufacturing
  • Metal and mineral processing
  • Municipal property
  • Power generation including renewables
  • Religious and non-profit
  • Transportation infrastructure
  • Utilities

Our Capacity

We have available capacity of US $25m for any one risk.


Richard Foster

Head of Global Open Market Property

+44 (0)20 3857 0259 | Email

Melanie Smart

Senior Underwriter

+44 (0)20 3857 0266 | Email

Matthew Tyler


+44 (0)20 3857 0269 | Email

HaoMing Zhou

Divisional Director (China)

+86 21 6162 8248 | Email


Martin Thomas

Claims Manager

+44 (0)20 3857 0242 | Email

Alan Trownson

Senior Claims Adjuster

+44 (0)20 3857 0243 | Email

Mike Barry

Head of Claims Short Tail and Energy

+44 (0)20 3857 0237 | Email

Amar Sumaria

Claims Adjuster

+44 (0)20 3857 0244 | Email

Robert Bird

Senior Claims Adjuster

+44 (0)20 3857 0245 | Email