Ascot is seeking an experienced underwriter to help launch and grow a suite of Cyber and Professional Liability products. The role will report in to the Executive Vice President of Cyber and Professional Liability and be based out of our Chicago office.


  • Assist in the buildout of a Cyber and Commercial E&O underwriting platform.
  • Develop, maintain, and improve upon underwriting guidelines, rating, and authorities for Cyber and Commercial E&O insurance products.
  • Use of internally generated data and third party data to improve the productivity of the Group and the broker experience.
  • Manage the underwriting production, integrity, and profitability of a range of Cyber and Commercial E&O insurance products.
  • Work closely with the Claims team to ensure that the products are performing as designed and that we have a ground up view of the loss scenarios and take appropriate remediation action as needed.
  • Develop and maintain broker and client relationships throughout the United States and Canada.
  • Interact with the Actuarial team.
  • Interact with the Compliance department for all products to ensure business is operating in accordance with all corporate guidelines and procedures.


  • 8+ years relevant work experience in Cyber and Professional Liability.
  • Product development experience is a plus.
  • Established broker relationships in the area of Cyber and Professional Liability.
  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher.
  • Willingness to travel (up to 30%).
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Strong collaborative skills in a fast-paced team-centric environment.
  • Detail oriented with excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.