Phil Hobbs was appointed President and Managing Director, Liberty Specialty Markets (LSM) in April 2022. He is responsible for the leadership, long-term strategy, continued profitability and future success of the operation.

Before his appointment to his current position, Phil was Deputy Managing Director, Liberty Specialty Markets (LSM) with the responsibility for underwriting, enterprise risk management (ERM) and actuarial at LSM.

Phil joined Liberty in 2006. He joined from Deloitte where he was a manager and before that he was on Bacon & Woodrow’s graduate trainee programme.

He is a board member of the International Underwriting Association.