OneBeacon’s Fitzgerald Named Chief Underwriting Officer for North American Entertainment Business

News Release
May 2, 2019

PLYMOUTH, Minn. (May 2, 2019) -- OneBeacon Insurance Group, a member of Intact Financial Corporation (TX: IFC), announced that Joe Fitzgerald has been appointed Chief Underwriting Officer of North American Entertainment, in addition to his current role as President of the U.S. Entertainment business.

Fitzgerald has been leading OneBeacon Entertainment since 2016. In his expanded role, he oversees North American Entertainment underwriting operations—known in their respective markets as OneBeacon Entertainment (U.S.) and Intact Insurance (Canada). He reports to Rob Boyle, Vice President, Intact Specialty Solutions for E&O and D&O Canada and Entertainment North America.

“With over 30 years of entertainment industry experience, Joe brings deep knowledge and expertise that will be critical to our success,” said Boyle. “His work and leadership on the U.S. Entertainment portfolio have been impressive, and his underwriting discipline will help drive profitable growth across our North American Entertainment business.”

For more information on OneBeacon Entertainment, visit onebeaconentertainment.com.


About OneBeacon Entertainment: OneBeacon Entertainment provides commercial and professional solutions for the entertainment and media industries. Offerings include all-lines coverage solutions for film, television and DICE productions, theatrical companies, touring entertainers, loan-out corporations, promoters, venues, rental house and post-production facilities. Specialized products include non-appearance, event cancellation, media, event liability, participant liability and TULIP. Additional coverages are available through Specialty Advantage Insurance Services (SAIS), a OneBeacon agency/brokerage affiliate.


About OneBeacon: OneBeacon Insurance Group Holdings, Ltd. (“OneBeacon”) is a subsidiary of Intact Financial Corporation (TSX: IFC). OneBeacon’s underwriting companies offer a range of specialty insurance products sold through independent agencies, regional and national brokers, wholesalers and managing general agencies. Each business is managed by an experienced team of specialty insurance professionals focused on a specific customer group or industry segment, and providing distinct products and tailored coverages and services. OneBeacon’s solutions target group accident and health; commercial surety; entertainment; environmental; excess property; financial institutions; financial services; healthcare; inland marine; management liability; ocean marine; public entities; technology; and tuition refund. For further information about our products and services visit: onebeacon.com and to remain up to date on OneBeacon’s news, follow us on Twitter
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