The team is part of the firm’s treaty and facultative divisions and will be led by Julian Wood

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Aon Benfield has launched a specialist team for the construction and engineering sector led by Julian Wood.

Based in London, the team is part of both the firm’s treaty and facultative divisions, via Global ReSpecialty and Aon Benfield Fac.

The new team will provide access to the world’s premier treaty, facultative and capital markets reinsurance capacity, sourced from the industry’s leading markets, including Lloyd’s of London.

Key areas of expertise include; contractors all risk, erection all risk, builders risk, course of construction lines, as well as machinery breakdown, computer and electronic equipment, and contractors plant and machinery.

“We are delighted to offer dedicated and specialised construction and engineering capabilities to our client base, embracing the treaty, facultative and capital markets,” said Aon Benfield co-chief executive Dominic Christian.