Our technology and media team specialise in media, film, television, patent / intellectual property insurance, as well as information technology, telecommunications, and cyber / privacy risks. Our Comtech product provides modular cover for clients in the technology and telecommunications field, and our cyber product (available as a stand alone or an extension to other Markel products) is targeted at virtually all industries and provides both third-party and first-party cover. We write business on a worldwide basis.

Technology and media coverage options

We can offer line sizes up to $20m on Company or Lloyd's paper

We write business on a worldwide basis

Key coverages include:

Emerging professions:

  • Information technology and telecommunications
  • Marketing, advertising, and communication agents/consultants
  • Digital media and multimedia companies
  • Publishers and broadcasters
  • Social media/networks

Emerging risks products:

  • Comtech (package product containing PI, GL, and cyber)
  • Cyber
  • Standalone cover
  • Privacy, data breach, and electronic risks extension
  • Intellectual property rights infringements (patents)
  • Libel and slander
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Contact our experts

United Kingdom

Bhavik Desai

Senior Underwriter & Head of Professional Indemnity

Nicola Marshall

Senior Underwriter – Technology & Media

Josh Brown

Senior Underwriter – Professional Indemnity, Technology & Media

Harry Runnacles

Underwriter – Professional Indemnity

Simon Moi

Senior Underwriter – Professional & Financial Risks
Hong Kong

Gordon Lam

Senior Underwriter – Professional & Financial Risks

Ada Lam

Underwriter – Professional & Financial Risks

Andy Ang

Chief Representative – Malaysia

David Sawyer

Divisional Managing Director, Professional & Financial Risks

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