Marine War

The Talbot Marine War team is recognised as market leaders in the sector providing cover for war risks perils that are generally excluded under hull insurances. We provide cover for all vessel types against threats such as piracy, physical damage to hull, war loss of hire, war P&I, and drug seizure.


  • Shipowners
  • Charterers
  • Yacht owners

Placement types

  • Direct
  • Binding authority
  • Lineslip
  • Facultative
  • Quota share
  • Excess of loss

Contacts by region

Paul Smith

Head of Marine & Energy Liability, Talbot & AIG UK

T+44 20 7390 5759

Alex MacLennan

Class Underwriter

T+44 20 7550 3799

Tom Guarnera

Vice President

T+1 212 785 2011

Christian Platusich

Class Underwriter

T+1 212 785 2010

Toni Trapani

Class Underwriter

T+1 212 785 2017