Two new underwriters appointed

Chaucer Singapore, the Asian office of Lloyd's insurer Chaucer has hired a new property facultative team to underwrite risks for Syndicate 1084.

The team consists of property class underwriter Patrick CY Lim and assistant property underwriter Jessie Yuen Fooi Yee. Lim joins Chaucer from Liberty International Underwriters, where he was assistant vice president and head of property for Asia. Yee joins from Chubb International, where she was a property and casualty underwriter.

The team will consider risks with inception dates on or after 15 October 2010.

"We recognise the importance of being able to offer a regional service and the addition of this new class of business enables us to strengthen further our offering to clients in Asia,” Cghaucer Singapore CEO Chris Wildee said in a statement.