Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance (BHSI) has expanded its reach in Australia with the opening of its new Adelaide office, with Monica Holland appointed as underwriting manager and casualty manager for South Australia.
“We are pleased to expand our team and geographic reach with our new Adelaide office, which will provide our suite of specialty products to customers and brokers,” said Mark Lingafelter, president for Australasia at BHSI. “Monica has extensive experience in the South Australia insurance industry, and we are pleased to have her representing BHSI. Monica’s local expertise will allow us to partner more effectively with our brokers and customers in South Australia.”
As underwriting manager for South Australia, Holland will work closely with BHSI’s Melbourne team to deliver the company’s full range of product offerings, including property, liability, executive and professional lines, marine, accident and health, and healthcare insurance solutions.
Monica has nearly 25 years of diverse industry experience. She was most recently state manager and distribution manager for Chubb Insurance. She also worked for Royal & Sun Alliance Australia and FAI Insurance.
BHSI’s new Adelaide office is located at Level 4, 30 Flinders Street, Adelaide, South Australia, 5000.