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Emily Gruber

Emily Gruber
Director of Marketing - DUAL North America
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29 10, 2021

DUAL North America Introduces International Political Violence and Terrorism Solution

DUAL North America announced today a comprehensive, standalone political violence and terrorism program being offered throughout our international network of experienced underwriters and supported by a panel of Lloyd’s and A+ rated carriers. The [...]

14 10, 2021

DUAL completes acquisition of Align Financial Holdings to create $1bn GWP US Underwriting Management group

DUAL announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Align Financial Holdings (‘Align’). The combined US operations have more than 400 people underwriting over $1bn GWP from 8 locations and supporting more than 7,000 broker partners. [...]

09 09, 2021

EIURS To Add Intact Inland Marine Products

DUAL subsidiary EIURS is offering expanded Inland Marine coverage on their suite of casualty products in the energy, environmental, and contractors sectors.

08 07, 2021

DUAL’s New Flood WebRater Allows Fewer Keystrokes and Higher Hit Ratios

DUAL North America has announced new improvements to our popular WebRater for primary and excess flood which further simplify and enhance the online quoting experience for brokers. The updated WebRater is easier to use, requires fewer keystrokes, [...]

07 06, 2021

Public Company D&O Offering is Launched as Part of the New DUAL Transaction Solutions

Coming off the successful launch last April of DUAL's Transactional Liability Insurance program, the company has launched its Public Company Directors & Officers (D&O) Insurance program, which will be offered, along with the Transactional [...]
24 05, 2021

O’Connor Makes Two Strategic Hires for DUAL North America Leadership Team

DUAL’s leadership team continues to grow as Russel Newman joins as Director of Distribution and Rajiv Iyer becomes Director of Capacity Management.

18 05, 2021

DUAL Positions Itself for Ambitious Growth in North America with Strengthened Leadership Team

DUAL, the world’s largest international underwriting agency, today announced three executive appointments in North America to strengthen its leadership team and support its ambitious growth plans in the region. Brad Dame joins as Chief Commercial [...]

19 04, 2021

DUAL Transactional Risk Underwriting Team Brings on New Vice President

DUAL Transactional Risk, the newest underwriting team at DUAL North America, welcomes Meghan Marchica as Vice President for its New York-based team. Marchica will focus on mergers and acquisitions related insurance solutions and associated [...]

11 02, 2021

DUAL Hires New Leadership to Expand North America Cyber Division

DUAL North America announced Thursday the expansion of its Cyber Liability underwriting unit with the addition of Larry Baldino and Kate Walas, with former Chubb manager Baldino assuming the role of Division Leader.

04 01, 2021

DUAL appoints James O'Connor as CEO to drive ambitious growth in the US

DUAL, the underwriting arm of Howden Group Holdings, and the world’s largest international underwriting agency, today announced the significant new appointment of James O’Connor as CEO, DUAL North America with immediate effect. O’Connor will be a [...]

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