Irene Stavrou was appointed Head of Commercial Claims, Liberty Specialty Markets (LSM) in 2015. She leads a team of claims professionals handling financial institutions, directors & officers, strategic assets (including cyber liability), professional indemnity, casualty and UK property claims for policies written from the UK. Irene is responsible for devising and driving the strategy for the commercial claims team and ensuring the high levels of service achieved by the team are maintained.
Before her appointment to this current position, Irene was Financial Institutions Claims Manager with responsibility for managing all financial institutions claims written by Liberty Mutual Insurance (Europe) Limited.
Irene joined Liberty in 2005 from UBS AG where she was an Associate Director in the Group Insurance Management team, responsible for placing the bank’s policies and handling claims emanating from those policies.
Irene previously worked as an insurance and reinsurance solicitor most latterly with Barlow Lyde & Gilbert.
Irene has an LLB degree (Hons).