GCube, a provider of insurance services for the renewable energy sector, has expanded its biofuels underwriting team with the addition of Nick Coenen as vice president of Loss Control Engineering.

Prior to joining GCube, Coenen was most recently a senior consultant with Global Risk Consultants, where he was responsible for managing the property protection and other risk control activities for large agri-chemical clients.

Coenen has held various field engineering and management positions with Global Risk Consultants and FM Global, where he started his insurance career over 20 years ago.

GCube Biofuel and BioMass programs senior vice president of underwriting Jeff Richards said Nick brings a great deal of experience to biofuels team and he will help us expand its product line in the biomass industry.

"His engineering expertise will provide our customers with loss control insight to help minimize their losses and production downtime," Richards said.