Aro Underwriting Group Limited
5th Floor, Marlow House, 1A Lloyds Avenue, London EC3N 3AA, United Kingdom
ARO was established in 2011 and is focused on schemes across a broad range of property and liability lines, supported by ‘A-rated’ security in the Lloyd’s and UK market. ARO delivers high class underwriting, claims and sales and marketing expertise to brokers. Specialties Commercial Property Owners and Residential Landlord
Ian has over 35 years of experience working in the regional and London market at senior underwriting and head office levels. Ian joined Aro from Chartis in 2011, and is a founding member of the team and a shareholder, becoming a Director in 2012. Ian is a specialist property underwriter, with a deep understanding of a range of risks, from large multinational corporate, to SME and schemes and affinity. Ian is an avid football fan, as well as a former league cricketer.
James has worked in the insurance industry for over 25 years as both a casualty underwriter and an underwriting manager in the London, European and US markets. James is one of the founding Directors and shareholders of Aro and prior to setting it up in 2011, he was part of the UK senior management team for a Fortune 500 US insurer. James is an Associate of The Chartered Insurance Institute (ACII). James enjoys swimming and is a member of the MCC.
Steve is an underwriter with a proven track record over 25 years in the UK Regional insurance market. He has an intricate knowledge of commercial package products as well as commercial combined. Prior to joining ARO in 2012, Steve was a Senior Underwriter at Cobra Underwriting. Steve enjoys travel, nutrition and fitness.