Get to know OneAdvent

Andrew Coleman

D&O Class Underwriter

Time at OneAdvent

2 years

Responsible for

Underwriting the commercial D&O book, so, financial analysis, in-depth research on risks presented, as well as pricing and tailoring policies for the insured’s needs

What's the best thing about your job?

I get to work with my best mate in insurance!

What makes OneAdvent different?

I joined in the middle of Lockdown 2.0 and we went almost immediately into Lockdown 3.0…but despite that it’s the team support, which gives us underwriters the ability to write the portfolio how they best see fit

Summarise your career history...

Over 30 years experience in London and New York markets, underwriting and broking both Commercial and Financial Accounts with my specialties being; Hi-tech, Pharmaceutical, Bio-tech, Telecoms, Defence/Aerospace, Commercial and Financial Institutions management liability programmes, Banker's Blanket Bond, Banker's Professional Liability, Director's & Officer's Liability, Crime, Errors & Omissions, Pension Trustee Liability, Cyber Liability, Employment Practices Liability

How do you spend your spare time?

Walking, drinking beer and sitting at a box at Lloyds

What is your most unusual hobby?

I'm a graphic novel collector

Most people don't know...

I attained grade 3 violin at school and have an irezumi (tattoo) sleeve!