NEW YORK, NY, January 10, 2018:

Ethos Specialty Insurance Services, LLC today announced that Navine Aggarwal has joined the firm as Head of Ethos M&A Insurance effective immediately. Navine will be leading a team of experienced underwriters with an established presence in the M&A insurance space.

Prior to joining Ethos, Navine was the Head of Ironshore’s Americas M&A Insurance team where he was responsible for building the Americas platform and overseeing underwriting and production for the region. Prior to that, Navine spent over three years in Allied World’s North American M&A insurance team where he helped establish the North American platform. Before entering the insurance industry, Navine’s experience included practicing law in Ropes & Gray’s Private Equity M&A group and working in Macquarie’s Investment Banking group.

Aggarwal commented, “This is a great opportunity for us to join a rapidly expanding company and we are thrilled to be a part of Ethos. With the strength and experience of our team along with the operating support of the Ethos platform and the financial and strategic leverage of the Ascot Group, we are well positioned to be a leading player in the M&A insurance market.”

Michael Sillat, Chief Executive Officer of Ethos said, “M&A transactional liability is an attractive and growing insurance sector and as such, we are excited to be in this space with the best in class leadership and underwriting talent.”


About Ethos Specialty Insurance Services

Ethos is a U.S. managing general agency dedicated to the development and acquisition of underwriting platforms in both the standard market and E&S arenas. Ethos is a subsidiary of Ascot Group Ltd. (AGL) and operates as a separate entity to the other AGL businesses: Ascot Underwriting Limited (Syndicate 1414 at Lloyd’s) and Ascot Reinsurance Company Ltd (Bermuda).

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James Dumelow
Marketing & Communications Manager
+44 (0) 20 7743 9599