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 Ryan Specialty International
Anna Ekstrom
StartPoint Senior Vice President and D&O Underwriting Manager

StartPoint is a part of the Ryan Specialty family. Ryan Specialty is a service provider of specialty products and solutions for insurance brokers, agents and carriers. Ryan Specialty provides distribution, underwriting, product development, administration and risk management services by acting as a managing underwriter and a wholesale broker. Ryan Specialty’s mission is to provide industry-leading innovative specialty insurance solutions for insurance brokers, agents and carriers. (NYSE:RYAN)

Ryan Specialty 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.

Within Ryan Specialty, StartPoint falls within the Underwriting Managers specialty. 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. Underwriting Managers’ exceptional resources and back office support allows underwriters to focus on the risk itself, delivering a superior level of service to brokers, agents and carriers.