04 August 2021Nexus appoints US Head of Trade Credit
PRESS RELEASE: : Leading independent specialty Managing General Agent Nexus Group (“Nexus”) announces today that Agatha Liberatore has been appointed as Head of Trade Credit in the US.
A talented trade credit and political risk leader, Agatha has more than 20 years’ experience in the insurance sector. Agatha joins Nexus from Aon’s Credit Solutions team where she held the role of Executive Director, Account Management and Lead North American Risk Analyst, managing the accounts of Fortune 1,000 clients and creating business development strategies.
Agatha was previously Department co-Head, Lead Trade Credit Underwriter, VP, Global Political Credit and Bond at AXA XL and before that, she was Senior Underwriter, Risk Manager, AVP with Great American Insurance Group.
Agatha Liberatore, Head of Trade Credit, commented:
“My move to Nexus US comes at a perfect time for both my career and the company, and I am delighted to be joining such a fast-growing and diverse team during what is proving to be a pivotal period for the sector.
We are currently witnessing strong demand for trade credit insurance in the US – and I look forward to helping drive our team forward with a clear vision as we move ahead into the next growth chapter for Nexus US.”
Adam Kembrooke, CEO & President, Nexus Group US, said: “We are extremely proud to have an executive of Agatha’s calibre join our incredible team of people and to lead this diverse and growing line of business in the region.
As the US economy continues to recover with significant momentum, our admitted, non-cancellable coverages can support businesses on both a primary and top-up basis.
Nexus US has a strong reputation for proactive and successful partnerships with brokers, and Agatha’s skill set, experience and local expertise will undoubtedly help as we continue to build and expand this portfolio.”
Colin Thompson, Nexus Group CEO, added: “As we continue to successfully develop our global business, Nexus US is a significant and growing operation that has gone from strength to strength. Agatha’s appointment to lead the Trade Credit team will empower us to continue to grow and respond successfully to rapidly changing market conditions, and it is a pleasure to welcome her on board.”