Archer, New In-house Transaction Liability Division

Balance Partners is pleased to announce the hire of Ben Welch to lead its newly formed Transaction Liability Division, branded as “Archer”. Ben has held previous underwriting positions at BlueChip, Beazley and VALE with a focus on underwriting transaction liability insurance policies and engaged in claims handling on such policies. At Balance Partners, Ben will purpose-build a transaction liability platform designed to provide efficient and professional service to the buyers, brokers, and lawyers participating in the transaction liability market.


Ben has his B.A. from Wesleyan University and his J.D. from Northeastern University School of Law. Immediately prior to commencing his TL underwriting career in 2014, Ben handled claims on R&W policies on behalf of insurers. Ben began his legal career in Boston in 2005 where he concentrated on a wide range of commercial litigation including bankruptcy restructurings, private equity, employment law, healthcare and intellectual property. Prior to law school, Ben was an award-winning journalist.


For any inquiries, please contact Inquiries@balanceuw.com

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