Ironshore, a provider of property and casualty insurance, has named Katherine Cheung as underwriter of its Mergers & Acquisitions division and solicitor of its Lloyd's Pembroke Syndicate 4000 in London.

Most recently, Cheung served as client manager for Aon’s Transaction Liability Unit in London and also was a solicitor with the law firm of Pinsent Masons.

Ironshore International M&A Insurance division director Robert Brown said that Katherine’s knowledge of the specialty M&A insurance sector, combined with her strong background in corporate law, will strengthen the depth of their specialized insurance team.

"Her dedicated expertise in providing insurance solutions to the M&A market brings a welcome new client perspective to this specialty Ironshore platform," added Brown.

Ironshore International’s M&A Insurance division offers a diverse array of insurance solutions to serve a broad range of industry sectors.