NEW YORK, NY, 27 November 2018:

Ethos Specialty Insurance Services (Ethos), an Ascot Group Company, today announces the appointment of a Lawyers Professional Liability (LPL) group led by Todd Cusano, Senior Vice President.

 Todd is joined in New York by Heather Ottoson and Katherine Norris; and in Chicago by Peter Clough and Scott Vroman.

The team will concentrate on developing Ethos’s specialized LPL offering in the E&S sector.

Rory Cline, Chief Executive Officer, Ethos, said, “Todd and the team are very well known and highly respected in the LPL market. Their contacts and underwriting expertise further strengthen our product offering and deepen the relationships with our broker partners and clients.”

Todd Cusano added: “Ethos has emerged as a serious player in the MGU market since its launch in 2017. The team and I look forward to continuing the focus on underwriting excellence, and contributing to the expansion of this specialty business.”

ENDS