Tysers, a leading independent international Lloyd’s broker, today (19 December 2008) announced the appointment of Robin Barker-Hahlo and Andrew Smallshaw as Directors along with David Edwards as Account Manager of Tysers Property & Casualty Division.

All three came from Carvill and specialise in treaty reinsurance, London market facilities and binders. Robin was a Director and has 25 years of industry experience, Andrew has 15 years of experience and David was an Account Manager with 10 years of experience.

Henrietta Butcher, Managing Director of Tysers Property Casualty Division, commented: “I am delighted that we have been able to move so quickly to employ these talented individuals and we are very excited by what Robin, Andrew and David can bring to Tysers and our clients – all three bring a wealth of experience and have been hired to help expand our Non-Marine operations by bringing attractive new business opportunities.”

Chris Elliott, CEO, Tysers added, “Tysers has a long-term strategy to continue to recruit quality individuals and business. These new appointments are a perfect fit with our growth plans.”