Active Underwriter s.6131 and Head of Contingency & Special Risks
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Tom Phillipson is Head of Contingency & Special Risks for Dale Underwriting Partners. He started his career in 1992 as a solicitor at Reynolds Porter Chamberlain specialising in Professional Indemnity litigation. In 2000, Tom began a six year stint at Lloyds as a Financial Institutions underwriter working for syndicate 839 (now Canopius) and Hardy. In 2006, he moved to Zurich to work for Swiss Re Corporate Solutions where he both managed the Special Risks team (writing Contingency, Sports PA, Financial Institutions and Specie business) and had responsibility for the carrier’s varied, global delegated book of business. Having moved back to London with Swiss Re in 2013, Tom resigned his position in March 2017 and joined Dale Underwriting Partners in early October. Since 1st January 2018 Tom has been a Director of Magna Syndicate Services Limited.
Outside of work, Tom loves spending time with his family, enjoys running half-marathons and is on a quest to discover the world’s finest Old Fashioned cocktail.