Devonshire Underwriting

Michael Grant joins Devonshire Underwriting as Underwriting Manager

Michael Grant joins Devonshire Underwriting as Underwriting Manager

London, UK: 8 July, 2024 – Devonshire Underwriting, the Managing General Agent (“MGA”) specialising in underwriting transactional risk (“TR”) solutions, is pleased to announce the further expansion of its team with the appointment of Michael Grant as Underwriting Manager.

Michael joins Devonshire with a wealth of experience as a leading underwriter, having most recently served as Vice President at Euclid Transactional UK Limited. He is renowned for his expertise in legal and transactional risk, particularly in premium transactions, complex carve-outs, and emerging markets, including Europe, MENA and sub-Saharan Africa. 

In his new role, Michael will initially focus on enhancing Devonshire’s Warranty & Indemnity (W&I) product offering. His extensive experience across the transactional risk space, combined with his strong relationships in the sector, will be instrumental in driving Devonshire’s growth and competitiveness in key jurisdictions.

James Dodd, Partner at Devonshire Underwriting, commented: “We are delighted to welcome Michael to the Devonshire team. His deep expertise and trusted reputation in the transactional risk market are invaluable assets as we continue to expand our W&I product offerings. Michael’s experience in Europe, MENA and sub-Saharan Africa complements our existing team perfectly, and we are excited about the opportunities his appointment brings.”

Michael Grant, Underwriting Manager, Devonshire Underwriting, added: “I am thrilled to join Devonshire at this exciting time in its growth journey. The company’s commitment to innovation and excellence in the transactional risk market is evident, and I look forward to contributing to its continued success. Enhancing our W&I product offerings and expanding our reach in emerging markets will be my key focus areas, and I am confident that we will achieve great things together.”

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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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