JRP Underwriting Limited was established as a managing general agency with the aim of providing our insurance broker partners with excellent service, fast response times to quotes, fair pricing, efficient claims handling and streamlined administrative processes fully-enabled by technological platforms.

David Phillips | Managing Director

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David has nearly 30 years experience in the insurance industry. A wealth of knowledge gained in the UK commercial and personal lines area having previously worked for Equity Red Star and more recently J R Clare Underwriting Agencies.


David started in the provincial broker market and moved into the London market in the early 1990’s primarily dealing with claims before moving to the underwriting side in 1995.


David has developed numerous schemes over the years with an innovative approach to risk acceptance and pricing.


David is a member of the Lloyd’s Market Association UK Property Business Panel.


Danny Rose | Director and Senior Underwriter

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Danny is one of the founders of JRP Underwriting.  Danny specialises in underwriting UK and Ireland Commercial Property risks and has just over 30 years underwriting experience, most of these gained in the Lloyd's and London market environment with J R Clare, Equity Red Star, Avon and NIG.


In addition to underwriting Commercial Property, Danny also has experience in writing motor, PA and liability risks.  Professionally, Danny is Cert CII qualified and gained a distinction in his Lloyd's LIT test. In 2019 Danny was made a Freeman of the City of London.


Away from work, Danny is a keen Arsenal supporter and enjoys socialising over a good pint.

David Ezzard | Director

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David joined JRP Underwriting in 2013.  David has operated in London Market  for over 25 years and in that time founded a Lloyd's Broking firm and launched a specialist Underwriting Agency. 


Away from work David is a particularly enthusiastic golfer.

Darrian Kempster | Senior Property Underwriter

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Darrian joined JRP Underwriting in 2015.  Darrian has a long history of writing Property business in Lloyd's most recently with Novae.


Away from work Darrian enjoys horticulture and the occasional fine wine.

Peter Godfrey | Senior Underwriter

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Peter joined JRP Underwriting in February 2010 and has almost 30 years underwriting experience in the London market, specialising in UK MD/BI insurance.  Prior to JRP Underwriting, Peter worked with QBE, AIG, Avon and NIG most recently managing a variety of schemes and delegated arrangements.


Peter is a keen golfer who spends most of his holidays playing golf around the world. 


For nearly 30 years, Peter has played bassoon for the Dartford Symphony Orchestra.

Tim Baker  | Director & Head of Casualty

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Tim has 20 years experience in the Insurance Industry both as a Lloyd's Broker, broking UK & Ireland Property & Casualty business and more recently as Lead Underwriter of Casualty at MS Amlin having joined Amlin PLC in 2010.


Tim specialises in writing UK & Ireland SME Casualty business and management of Delegated Binding Authorities.


Away from the office Tim is a passionate supporter of Charlton Athletic and enjoys Indie music and socialising over a pint. 

Steve Livesey | Senior Underwriter Casualty

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retail broking, and then into the Lloyd's Market in 2002 as a Lloyd's Broker.


In 2009, Steve went back into Underwriting as a Senior Underwriter for Woodbrook Underwriting Agencies writing, Liability & Property risks. In 2013 he left to join Amlin UK as a Senior Casualty Underwriter, writing SME Commercial UK & Irish business and managing various delegated binders and lineslips.


Steve joined JRP in May 2018 as a Senior Casualty Underwriter to write SME, Commercial UK & Irish Liability business.


Outside of work, Steve supports West Ham and also coaches rugby for the mini's age groups at Sidcup RFC. He also enjoys a golf day or two!


Steve has over 20 years experience in the Insurance Industry, starting off as a junior underwriter at the Iron Trades back in the 90's before moving onto