Hiscox appoints Sarah Bourdeau as Head of Distribution in the US
Atlanta, GA – November 1, 2022 – Hiscox, the international specialist insurer, has announced the appointment of Sarah Bourdeau as Head of Distribution in the US. Bourdeau will serve on Hiscox USA’s Leadership Team and will report to Kevin Kerridge, CEO of Hiscox USA.
With over twenty years of industry knowledge and experience, Bourdeau will lead Hiscox USA through the continuously evolving distribution landscape. Prior to joining Hiscox, Bourdeau served as Head of Sales at The Main Street America Group, focusing on the growth of personal and commercial products in the independent agency channel. Bourdeau earned her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Government from Augustana College.
“Sarah joins Hiscox at an exciting time and will be an integral part of our team as we continue to build a best-in-class sales and trading operation,” said Kevin Kerridge, CEO of Hiscox USA. “The span of Sarah’s background across digital and traditional channels in key institutions is crucial, as she will work with her team to drive our overall opportunity.”
Hiscox USA provides a variety of specialty risk solutions, including a broad spectrum of errors & omissions, general liability, cyber and data security, media liability, management liability, crime, and terrorism insurance products.
About The Hiscox Group
Hiscox is a global specialist insurer, headquartered in Bermuda and listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE:HSX). Our ambition is to be a respected insurer with a diverse portfolio by product and geography. We believe that building balance between catastrophe-exposed business and less volatile local specialty business gives us opportunities for profitable growth throughout the insurance cycle.
The Hiscox Group employs over 3,000 people in 14 countries, and has customers worldwide. Through the retail businesses in the UK, Europe, Asia and the USA, we offer a range of specialist insurance for professionals and business customers as well as homeowners. Internationally traded, bigger ticket business and reinsurance is underwritten through Hiscox London Market and Hiscox Re & ILS. In the US, Hiscox small business Insurance is underwritten by Hiscox Insurance Company Inc., a Chicago-based insurance company, or a Hiscox Syndicate at Lloyd’s, London, which is available on a surplus lines basis through licensed surplus lines brokers.
Our values define our business, with a focus on people, courage, ownership and integrity. We pride ourselves on being true to our word and our award-winning claims service is testament to that. For more information, visit www.hiscoxgroup.com.
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