Hank Watkins – Regional Director & President, Americas

Hank is responsible for Lloyd’s market development activities in the US, Canada and Latin America. From offices in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Frankfort KY, New York, Montreal, Toronto, Bogota, Mexico City and Rio de Janeiro, Lloyd’s is actively engaged in educational and marketing outreach to retail, wholesale and reinsurance intermediaries, risk managers, managing general agents, risk management programs at colleges & universities and other stakeholders in the Lloyd’s market.   

Hank has more than 35 years of experience in the insurance industry and has held a range of underwriting, client management and leadership positions in the United States and Europe at Chubb, Johnson & Higgins, Marsh and HRH.  

Hank received his BA from the University of California, Berkeley and has completed an executive leadership program at The Wharton School.  He’s a member of the Board of Overseers at St. John’s University’s School of Risk Management and is on the boards of the Insurance Information Institute and Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation (NY/Northeast Division). 

With more than 55% of Lloyd’s global premium in 2018, the Americas region is Lloyd’s largest market for insurance (E&S in the US) and reinsurance. In addition to market development, Lloyd’s colleagues in the Americas provide media relations and regulatory support to the managing agents / syndicates and operational oversight of the licensed platforms in Illinois, Kentucky, the USVI and our Lineage system in Montreal.

Sabrina Miesowitz  General Counsel, Lloyd's America

Sabrina is the General Counsel of Lloyd’s America, Inc. The Lloyd’s America Legal team is responsible for maintaining the market’s licenses and regulatory eligibility in the US.  Sabrina’s responsibilities include monitoring legislative and regulatory developments at the state and federal level and providing advice to the market. The Lloyd’s America Legal Team also handles US government relations responsibilities, including liaising with US regulators, legislators and government officials, and developing Lloyd’s strategy on regulatory and public policy matters that impact Lloyd’s US business.

Sabrina joined Lloyd’s in 2010. Prior to that, Sabrina was an associate in the Insurance Regulatory Department at Dewey & LeBoeuf, LLP.  Sabrina is a graduate of New York University and NYU School of Law.

Lloyd's America, Inc.
280 Park Avenue
East Tower - Entire 25th Floor
New York, NY 10017
USA

Please be aware that Lloyd's New York office is not authorised as the agent for service-of-process or notice-of-claim with respect to policies of insurance written at Lloyd's. Please refer to the contact as stated in the policy or insurance certificate.

Contacts

Hank Watkins

Hank Watkins

Regional Director & President, Americas

t: +1 212 382 4060
hank.watkins@lloyds.com

Marc Bloom

Marc Bloom

Chief Operating Officer, Americas

t: +1 212 382 4060
marc.bloom@lloyds.com

Sabrina Miesowitz

Sabrina Miesowitz

General Counsel, Lloyd's America

t: +1 212 382 4060
sabrina.miesowitz@lloyds.com

Tim Grant

Timothy Grant

Associate General Counsel, Lloyd's America

t: +1 212 382 4060
timothy.grant@lloyds.com

General enquiries

If you’re an existing Lloyd's policyholder, you should contact the insurance agency or brokerage that produced the insurance in the US. 

If you have a question about purchasing insurance at Lloyd's, please contact a local insurance agent or broker licensed to conduct business in the relevant state.

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