William Tobin is Underwriting Manager of the Offshore Syndicate for Shipowners P&I Club. Shipowners is the world’s leading liability insurer for small and specialist vessels – insuring in excess of 30,000 vessels worldwide.
William is responsible for the development of the offshore portfolio for the Club. Offshore membership accounts for 25% of the Club’s income. The focus of the Syndicate is the Offshore Support Vessel sector which includes PSV’S, seismic, pipe/cable laying, construction as well as other support vessels.
Willliam has over 30 years experience working in the London Marine Market. Before joining Shipowners he managed a composite marine portfolio comprising hull, cargo, energy and war business in the Lloyds Market.
He has had a number of articles published in maritime trade publications, and has been a guest speaker at a number of offshore vessel conferences in London, Middle East, Singapore and the US.