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Webinar: Navigating Challenging Property Insurance Market Conditions - A Best Practice Discussion


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The property insurance market for food and beverage organisations has become extremely challenging in recent months. Add into the mix the effects of the global Covid-19 pandemic, this has resulted in a market characterised by price increases, restrictions on cover and reduced capacity.

In this webinar, David Tate (Marsh Ltd - Retail, Food, Beverage & Leisure Industry Leader) together with Marsh Placement and Property Insurance experts Trevor Young and Stuart Hawkins will guide you on how to take a strategic approach to your Property insurance renewal which can help mitigate the worst extent of these challenges.


David Tate, Retail, Food and Beverage Industry Leader, UK & Ireland. Marsh Ltd

David has over 25 years’ experience in the insurance industry including 19 years with Marsh/HSBC. He is focused on delivering value to Food and beverage customers. David has a strong background in client service delivery, programme design and the development of innovative solutions for Retail, Food, Beverage and Leisure clients.

Trevor Young, Managing Director, Placement Strategy Leader. Marsh Ltd.

Trevor has worked in the insurance market for over 30 years, in a range of broking roles. His current role is to support and advise clients on long term planning of programme design and market engagement to achieve optimum results. 

Trevor joined JLT Specialty in 2012. Prior to this, he has held various Senior Broking roles at Aon, Miller Insurance Services and Guy Carpenter.

Stuart Hawkins, Head of Property Risk Engineering, Marsh Ltd

Stuart has more than 16 years’ experience in fire risk engineering having started his career with FM Global in 2003.  An HPR engineer Stuart has worked in both an operational risk engineering capacity as well as an advisor and consultant for a number of high-risk industries

Organiser: Reema Patel, 0207 4207208, reema.patel@fdf.org.uk