StartPoint is a London-based Managing General Underwriter that designs solutions for executive and financial lines liability.

We are the ‘start point’ for intricate executive liability exposures. Allow our experienced team of underwriters, led by industry veteran Mark Peeters, to guide your complex risk exposure along the appropriate path.

Our team demonstrates a specific focus on underwriting profitability, underwriting expertise, industry experience and strong client relationships.

Mark Peeters
StartPoint CEO and a Director of RSG Europe
Anna Ekstrom
StartPoint Vice President and D&O Underwriting Manager
Alice Lewis-Jones
StartPoint Senior Underwriter

StartPoint is a Ryan Specialty Group (RSG) company.

RSG was founded in 2010 by Patrick G. Ryan, the widely respected insurance veteran, founder and former Chairman and CEO of Aon Corporation. Mr. Ryan saw the need in the marketplace for a specialty organization dedicated exclusively to creating sophisticated insurance solutions for risks that demand innovation, proven leadership, outstanding industry expertise and quality services on behalf of brokers, agents and carriers.

Today, RSG is a leading international specialty insurance organization, which offers delegated underwriting expertise in the form of binding authorities, national specialty programs, highly specialized managing general underwriters, wholesale brokerage services, and other services designed specifically for brokers, agents and insurers. Ryan Specialty Group’s mission is to provide industry-leading innovative specialty insurance solutions for insurance brokers, agents and carriers.

The underwriting specialty of the company, RSG Underwriting Managers, delivers an independent and entrepreneurial approach to the specialty lines space by providing a unique platform for operational, legal, actuarial and technical support. RSG Underwriting Manager’s exceptional resources and back office support allows underwriters to be focused on the risk itself, delivering a superior level of service to brokers, agents and carriers. For more information, please visit