Mr Bryant's role represents an expansion of his previous position as Cyber Risk Manager for Continental Europe. It will additionally include management responsibility for the company's cyber risk proposition in the UK and Ireland as well as its London-based wholesale division, Chubb Global Markets.
Chubb's European cyber team currently includes full-time local cyber risk underwriters in nine key markets: the UK and IrelandIreland, the London London market, Benelux, FranceFrance, GermanyGermany & AustriaAustria, Iberia, ItalyItaly, the Nordics and Switzerland. These are supported by specialist underwriters in Poland Poland and the Czech RepublicCzech Republic and three dedicated cyber risk engineers covering the UK and Continental Europe.
With 11 years of insurance industry experience, he has held various posts within the field of technology and professional liability insurance. He joined the company eight years ago in New York. Prior to moving to EuropeEurope, he held the position of Regional Manager for technology and professional liability for the US Mid-Atlantic region at ACE, which acquired Chubb in January 2016. Since 2015, hehas been responsible for the strategy, development and performance of Chubb's growing cyber risk portfolio in Continental Europe.
Mr Bryant will be based in London with a dual reporting line to Grant Cairns, Head of Financial Lines, UK and Ireland and Adrian Matthews, Chief Operating Officer, Continental Europe. His appointment is effective immediately.