AXIS Insurance taps new senior underwriter

AXIS Insurance taps new senior underwriter | Insurance Business

AXIS Insurance taps new senior underwriter

AXIS Insurance, the specialty insurance business segment of AXIS Capital Holdings Limited, has announced the hiring of Jennifer Miller as senior underwriter in its environmental liability team.

In her new role, Miller will be responsible for writing new business and broadening relationships with the company’s distribution partners, with a focus on the US South and Central regions.

“Jennifer brings a range of expertise and experience in underwriting, business liability and environmental risks,” said Rich Zarandona, head of design professional and environmental liability for AXIS Insurance. “The addition of highly experienced underwriters such as Jennifer to our team will enable us to continue to meet the increased demand for environmental liability solutions and effectively underwrite increasingly complex risks with our distribution partners.”

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Miller has more than 30 years of underwriting experience. She has held various underwriting positions focused on environmental liability, construction, and property and casualty. Prior to joining AXIS, Miller served as a senior underwriter at Berkley Mid-Atlantic Group, where she was responsible for a portfolio of middle-market business. She has also held positions at Amerisure Insurance, Travelers, Markel, and Argonaut.