Private Insurance Services, which brings together the leading insurance professionals in the marine industry, provides tailor-made programs for shipowners around the world. The company has just opened its first European headquarters.
The new headquarters are located in Antibes, France. It will be headed by Hugo Jacquot, who has been appointed European Director. Jacquot is a respected insurance professional with over a decade of experience. In 2009 he joined AXA Corporates Solutions in Paris, France, as a deputy insurer in the yacht team. He moved to London in 2010 and worked in their maritime team.
In 2014, Hugo joined P&I Club Steamship Mutual in London to manage their worldwide yacht portfolio. He quickly moved up the ranks to become union manager. He is also an active member of the Young Professionals in Yachting organization.
The European operation of Private Yachting Services Services will report to John Gaffney, President and Executive Director of the company. Gaffney will oversee the operations of the European offices and will travel between the US and Europe to meet clients and work closely with the European team.
For more information on Private Insurance Services’ European office, please visit privateinsuranceservices.com.
(Private Insurance Services opens its first European office – Barchemagazine.com – September 2020)