Liberty Specialty Markets Switzerland announces new Country Manager

Liberty Specialty Markets appoints Markus Hefel to the role of General Manager Switzerland a critical European market for us.
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    17 October 2022
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Liberty Specialty Markets (LSM), part of Liberty Mutual Insurance’s Global Risk Solutions division announced today the promotion of Markus Hefel to the role of General Manager, LSM Switzerland, subject to regulatory approval.

Hefel is responsible for leading the Swiss team and LSM’s business in Switzerland to serve the needs of Swiss clients and brokers. Prior to his promotion He was Deputy General Manager, and Regional Manager for Accident & Health (A&H) and Underwriting Manager, Casualty.

Switzerland is a critical European market for LSM. Markus has a wealth of experience in the region and is the right person to lead the team to meet our ambitious growth plans here. The Swiss team makes a significant contribution and plays a key role in our strategy to serve the needs of Swiss clients and brokers, we’re grateful for the confidence and trust of our partners,” said Kadidja Sinz, Head of Central Region (Europe and MENA) at Liberty Specialty Markets.

Hefel joined LSM in 2018 from Ironshore where he was Country Manager for Switzerland.  He has over 30 years of experience in insurance and has built robust relationships with brokers and clients.  During his career he has underwritten business in international casualty, A&H insurance, as well as financial lines, marine, and construction.

For further information please contact:

Kuba Stawiski
0785 603 1906   

Liberty Specialty Markets
Lorna Wiltshire
07483 073 244