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Sunderland Marine - Underwriting

Meet the Team – Underwriting

Underwriting


Craig McBurnie, Marine Underwriting Manager (SMI)

Craig McBurnie, Marine Underwriting Manager (SMI)

Craig oversees all areas of marine underwriting. Before joining Sunderland Marine in 1996 as an Assistant Underwriter, Craig gained a BA (Hons) degree and following university he worked in motor insurance and the financial services sector.

Tel: +44 (0)191 232 5221

Mobile: +44 (0)7985 899 227

Emailcraig.mcburnie@sunderlandmarine.com

Steve Bryant, Underwriter (SMI)

Steve Bryant, Underwriter (SMI)

Steve's primary focus within the UK is on fishing vessels on the South Coast of England and Wales. Globally, his main areas of expertise are Europe (including French overseas territories) and Latin America. Steve has worked as an Underwriter with Sunderland Marine for over 10 years.

Tel: +44 (0)191 232 5221

Mobile: +44 (0)7985 899 204

Emailstephen.bryant@sunderlandmarine.com

David Burke, Underwriter (SMI)

David Burke, Underwriter (SMI)

David has worked as a Sunderland Marine Underwriter for over 20 years and his areas of expertise are Fishing Boats and Inshore Commercial Tugs and Workboats in the UK and Ireland.

Tel: +44 (0)191 232 5221

Mobile: +44(0)7985 899 207

Emaildavid.burke@sunderlandmarine.com

Michael Thomson, Underwriter (SMI)

Michael Thomson, Underwriter (SMI)

Michael underwrites our business in the UK (North, North West, North East and South East Scotland and North East England) and Europe (the Netherlands and Belgium). Michael joined Sunderland Marine in 2005. He previously worked for Caley Fisheries in Peterhead.

Tel: +44 (0)191 232 5221

Mobile: +44 (0)7985 899 225

Emailmichael.thomson@sunderlandmarine.com

Alan Ure, Risk Management Surveyor

Alan Ure, Risk Management Surveyor

Alan Ure joined the company in 2017 as a Risk Management Surveyor and is based in Lossiemouth, Moray. Prior to joining, Alan worked for 16 years with the Scottish Boatowners Mutual Insurance Association as a Marine Surveyor.

Mobile: +44 (0)7881 826434

Email: alan.ure@sunderlandmarine.com

Holly Rowley, Underwriting Executive (SMI)

Holly Rowley, Underwriting Executive (SMI)

Holly joined Sunderland Marine in 2018 as an Underwriting Executive. Previously Holly worked for Maersk Line in Newcastle. Holly is primarily responsible for liaising with policyholders and brokers with regards to various aspects of cover.

Tel: +44 (0)191 232 5221

Email: holly.rowley@sunderlandmarine.com