Arch launches cyber practice in Australia

Arch Insurance Australia (Arch) has established a new cyber insurance practice with the appointment of Rachel Green (pic) as national cyber underwriting manager for Australia and the Pacific region, effective immediately.

The cyber practice will offer excess and primary insurance products spanning cyber, IT liability and cyber property, providing comprehensive solutions to brokers and clients in the midmarket and large corporate segments.

Green will lead the development of Arch’s cyber insurance portfolio across Australia and the Pacific region, reporting to Dominic Brannigan, Arch Insurance Australia regional manager.

Green joins Arch from Chubb where she was major accounts division segment leader for Cyber & Technology in Australia. Prior to this, she was client manager, Cyber Solutions at Aon and worked at AXIS Specialty Europe SE, based in London, United Kingdom.

Brannigan commented: “Arch is a recognised global leader in cyber insurance. We are excited to launch our cyber insurance practice and provide our broking partners in Australia and the Pacific region with direct access to cyber insurance specialists. We are also delighted to announce Rachel’s appointment. With her extensive market knowledge and cyber expertise, she is the ideal candidate to lead the development of our cyber practice.”