COVINGTON, LA. – December 7, 2017 – Fidelis Group Holdings, LLC (FGH), with its subsidiary Continental Underwriters, Ltd. (CU) and Fidelis Claims Service, LLC (FCS) today announced the hiring of Mr. Christian Kelly to the position of Senior Director of its Claims Division. In this role, Kelly will provide skilled leadership to FCS and will be based in their Covington, Louisiana headquarters.
“We are delighted to welcome Christian to our group,” said H. Elder Brown Jr., Chairman of FGH. “Christian’s expert knowledge and excellent claims handling ability will complement our expanding portfolio. Exceptional claims management is the pillar of any serious market leader and Christian will be a key part of our hands-on commitment to excellence for our insurance partners and valued clientele.”
Kelly comes to FCS with an impressive 15 year career in the insurance industry, specializing in marine, energy, property, space, cyber and other non-marine claims. He most recently served as Executive Director, Global Head of Claims of London, UK with Thomas Miller Specialty. Prior to Thomas Miller, he was a consultant with Sheehy Ware & Pappas and a law partner at Davies Arnold Cooper, and Cozen O’Connor. respectively. Kelly graduated from Merton College, earned his law degree with honors from Anglia Ruskin University and received his Master’s in EU law from the University of Essex.
About the Company:
Headquartered in Covington, Louisiana, Fidelis Group Holdings, LLC is a leading provider of specialty insurance products with emphasis on primary and excess marine liabilities, ocean cargo, hull and machinery and inland marine insurance for business owners, vessel operators, ship builders, terminal operators, fleet operators, stevedores, cargo handlers, marine contractors, warehousemen, distributors, manufacturers, shippers, logistics operators, armored cars, fine arts and other specialty businesses. FGH provides underwriting, broker services, claims management and loss control assistance for its clients. The Company’s subsidiary, Continental Underwriters, Ltd., also represents a number of highly rated marine insurers.