Monday 20 March 2023 - Company news

UK Trade Credit Division Team Expansion

Tokio Marine HCC International (TMHCCI) has significantly strengthened its UK Trade Credit division with the hire of two Senior Risk Underwriters, Karen Crowley and Arwel Roberts.

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Karen brings with her over 20 years of experience in Trade Credit. In her previous role, she was a Senior Key Account Underwriter at Atradius. At TMHCCI, Karen’s financial analysis and client communication skills will be a notable asset to the team.

Arwel joins from his most recent role at Coface, but has also had many years within risk underwriting at Atradius. He is an experienced risk underwriter with over 16 years of industry experience and has focused on several trade sectors including services and retail.

Commenting on the new hires, Ray Massey, Underwriting Director – Credit, said, “We are really pleased to welcome Karen and Arwel to our team. Both individuals have a wealth of technical expertise, particularly in financial analysis, as well as excellent reputations within the market.”

“As Senior Risk Underwriters they will be key in assisting with our planned growth, enhancing our product offerings to clients, brokers and buyers, and maintaining our high level of service.”

“The expansion of the Trade Credit division of TMHCCI comes at an exciting time as we plan to deliver continued growth and develop our overall portfolio and proposition.”


Tokio Marine HCC is a member of the Tokio Marine Group, a premier global company founded in 1879 with a market capitalization of $43 billion as of December 31, 2022. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Tokio Marine HCC is a leading specialty insurance group with offices in the United States, Mexico, the United Kingdom and Continental Europe. Tokio Marine HCC’s major domestic insurance companies have financial strength ratings of ‘A+’ (Strong) from S&P Global Ratings, ‘A++’ (Superior) from A.M. Best, and ‘AA-’ (Very Strong) from Fitch Ratings; its major international insurance companies have financial strength ratings of ‘A+’ (Strong) from S&P Global Ratings. Tokio Marine HCC is the marketing name used to describe the affiliated companies under the common ownership of HCC Insurance Holdings, Inc., a Delaware-incorporated insurance holding company. For more information about Tokio Marine HCC, please visit

April Fenn
April Fenn

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