Brit Insurance, a general insurance and reinsurance group, has expanded its UK Commercial Motor team with the appointment of Gerry Ross as Underwriter, Commercial Motor, effective immediately.

Gerry will report directly to Andy Keane, UK Portfolio Manager, Motor. He will be responsible for leading the development of the account with a focus on Fleet and Haulage and providing technical support to Brit Insurance’s regional underwriting offices.

Gerry will join Brit Insurance from Allianz, where he started his career as a graduate trainee in 2002. He has worked in a various roles, focusing on underwriting and distribution, most recently as a well senior motor underwriter within the London Market.

Keane said the UK commercial motor account is of significant importance to Brit Insurance and Gerry’s appointment is a reflection of the strategic value the company attribute to the class.