Everest Specialty Underwriters, a unit of Everest Insurance, announced three appointments within its private company/not-for-profit management liability team.
Patrick Sklarski was named director of the Chicago region. He was previously assistant vice president of underwriting in the Pacific Northwest territory at Chubb Ltd.
Laurie Tolton was hired as manager responsible for underwriting private and not-for-profit accounts. She most recently worked for OneBeacon Insurance Co., where she was responsible for underwriting small to midsize private companies. Tolton will be based in Everest Insurance's Chicago office.
Ansumana Diggs also joined as a senior underwriter for private and not-for-profit insureds. She was previously a financial lines underwriter for the private company/not-for-profit financial lines division at Chubb. Diggs will be based in New York.
Everest Insurance refers to the primary insurance operations of Everest Re Group Ltd. and its affiliated companies.