Kevin Cleary (Chief Operating Officer)

Kevin started his career in 1999 in Manchester, originally as a Financial Lines Underwriter for Chubb, specialising in Directors and Officers liability and Professional Indemnity. In 2005, Kevin set up DUAL Corporate Risks in Manchester before re-locating to London with DUAL as UK Development Manager. In 2010, he was recruited by AWAC to head the SME Professional Lines department in London before becoming Class Underwriter at The Channel Syndicate in 2012.

Kevin joined Navigators in early 2014 as Head of Delegated Authority for the Professional Liability Division and was promoted to Head of Delegated Authority in 2015.

Kevin joined Ascent Underwriting in July 2016 as Chief Operating Officer with responsibility for international development.