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Lloyd's names Dawnmarie Black US Northeast Regional Director

Dawnmarie Black joins Lloyd’s, overseeing the Northeast region for the US, based out of Boston.

Mon 19 Mar 2018

Lloyd’s, the world’s specialist insurance and reinsurance market, appointed Dawnmarie Black as the market development lead for Lloyd’s with responsibility for the Northeast region of the US.

As a leading provider of natural catastrophe capacity in the Northeast, Lloyd’s also writes a wide range of management liability, professional liability, cyber, and other specialty lines on an open market basis and through binding authorities extended to more than 250 coverholders.

Black, an accomplished broker and underwriter, joins Lloyd’s from London broker BMS Group, where she served as a Senior Vice President on the Risk Solutions team. She brings more than 20 years of experience, having served in senior roles with Ascot, Aon Benfield, AIG, and Chubb. 

We are thrilled to have Dawnmarie join our US team. She knows the London and US markets well, from both distribution and underwriting perspectives, and her experience will prove invaluable to our local distribution partners.
Hank Watkins, President, Lloyd’s, North America

Black will be based in the Boston area and responsible for market development activities in a 12 state region stretching from Maryland to Maine, and Washington D.C. Lloyd’s stakeholders in this region include retail, wholesale, and reinsurance brokers, program managers, managing general agents, risk managers, and the organizations that support them.

Black holds a B.A. from Allegheny College and is affiliated with a number of industry groups and insurance industry philanthropic efforts, including the Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation (Boston Chapter Board Member).

Lloyd's is the world's specialist insurance and reinsurance market. Under our globally trusted name, we act as the market's custodian. Backed by diverse global capital and excellent financial ratings, Lloyd's works with a global network of distribution partners to grow the insured world – building resilience of local communities and strengthening global economic growth.