Devonshire Underwriting

Experienced transactional risk professional Sam Jeater joins Devonshire

London: 17 June, 2024 Devonshire Underwriting, the Managing General Agent (“MGA”) specialising in underwriting transactional risk (“TR”) solutions, is pleased to announce it has appointed Sam Jeater as its new Underwriting Manager.

Sam joins as an experienced underwriting professional having worked in the industry for two years prior to joining Devonshire. Sam began his career as a Chartered Accountant with WMT Chartered Accountants, gaining his ACA qualification, before moving into the insurance industry in 2021 as an M&A Underwriter.

His role will be mainly focused on enhancing Devonshire’s Warranties & Indemnities (W&I) product offering from a financial perspective, including product development and production management.

James Fletcher, Partner and co-Founder, Devonshire Underwriting, said: “I’m thrilled to welcome Sam to the growing Devonshire team. We are excited to have attracted an underwriter of Sam’s calibre at this pivotal moment in our journey. Sam has a real blend of experience from underwriting to accountancy, and we believe this role is a perfect fit for him. With experienced, dynamic experts on board, and a business model poised for growth, I’m excited about the prospects for our expanding team as we navigate the dynamic landscape of transactional risk solutions.

Sam Jeater, Underwriting Manager, Devonshire Underwriting, added:Devonshire’s commitment to fostering a culture of trust and innovation is palpable, and I’m thrilled to be a part of this exciting venture. As we embark on this journey of growth, I’m confident to work with the market to optimise our W&I product offerings. With our agile business model and wealth of specialist expertise, the possibilities are extremely encouraging.”

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About Devonshire

Devonshire is a Managing General Agent (“MGA”) specialising in underwriting transactional risk (“TR”) (or transactional liability) insurance products, operating in the UK and underwriting transactions in the UK, Europe, Middle East, Africa, Asia, South America, Central America, Australasia and beyond.

Devonshire was founded in 2024 by four experts in the TR underwriting sector, bringing together over 30 years of experience.

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