The Team

Made up of a team of highly experienced and knowledgeable individuals, with many years experience in marine underwriting, claims resolution, adjusting and consultancy gained at Lloyds.

Janna Kochkina

Janna Kochkina

Janna Kochkina | Deputy Managing Director | JLJ Maritime S.A., Greece

Janna  joined JLJ Maritime S.A in 2011, as Deputy Managing Director. She is both internationally and domestically, the most well known Russian Marine Underwriter and a founder of fixed premium P&I insurance in Russia, having previously co-operated with the UK Club and Gard amongst others, during the Soviet period.

Janna started her insurance career in 1988 with Ingosstrakh, Moscow. Whilst starting as a typist, through her endeavours she became Managing Director of Marine Hull and P&I Department, where she and her team of 35 people, built a marine portfolio of USD 60 million.

During 2008-2011 she has successfully, at the request of Rosgosstrakh, developed P&I facility for both domestic and international shipowners. Rosgosstrakh Insurance Company is the oldest and largest insurer in Russia today.

Recently Janna received the accolade of being one of only two marine underwriters in the EU to be invited by the UNECE/UNCTAD to attend a workshop on “Climate change impacts on international transport” held in Geneva, Switzerland.  Janna was also awarded the highly prestigious Diploma of Merit by the Russian Federation in recognition of her abilities and endeavours in respect of marine insurance.

Janna is author of a number of articles published on marine insurance and regularly speaks at maritime conferences and seminars in Russia and abroad.