Transactional insurance solutions

Transactions involving insolvent or distressed sellers present unique challenges; seller information can be unclear, warranties unreliable or unavailable and timing can be critical.

Whether you’re selling, buying or advising on distressed businesses or real estate assets, our transactional insurance products can be used to help bring certainty, liquidity and enhanced value to the trading of distressed real estate assets, loan books and in mergers and acquisitions.

DUAL Asset can provide transactional insurance solutions to streamline and add value in:

  • Distressed Real Estate
  • Non-Performing Loan Portfolios
  • Mergers & Acquisitions for real estate and operational transactions.

Please view our full product information and contact details at the link below.

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Kelly Lines

Head of Technical Underwriting

+44 (0)7395 788 957

London

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Kelly Lines

Head of Technical Underwriting

London

Email Kelly

+44 (0)7395 788 957

Kelly Lines, DUAL Asset’s Head of Technical Underwriting is a highly experienced underwriter with over 14 years’ experience.

With a proven, track record of getting complicated deals over the line with a commercial can do attitude, Kelly now oversees a team of 30 underwriters in setting underwriting strategy and ensuring all underwriting processes are adhered to.

Alongside this, Kelly also leads the US side of DUAL Asset’s product offering launching our Title to Shares/Excess Fundamental product stateside after being instrumental in developing and growing the product initially in the UK and Europe.

Kelly is ACII qualified and a Chartered Insurer and was awarded the Crawford Prize in 2013 for her completion of the ACII with the best result nationally and is a nominee for Underwriting Professional of the Year 2020 at the Women in Insurance Awards.

When not travelling in the US you will find Kelly clocking up miles on her Peloton to get in shape for the next trip!

Trevor Barnett

Business Development Executive

+44 (0)783 417 8982

South West - England

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Trevor Barnett

Business Development Executive

South West - England

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+44 (0)783 417 8982

Trevor joined DUAL Asset in November 2015 having entered the legal indemnity sector with First Title four years earlier. He previously enjoyed a 27 year career in residential mortgage lending holding a number of senior positions.

Trevor is an experienced Business Development Executive with a proven track record of winning new clients and maintaining existing relationships.

Trevor works closely with property lawyers, conveyancers and regional brokers across a variety of residential and commercial real estate transactions, promoting our legal indemnity solutions. Trevor was prominent in helping DUAL Asset win The Supplier of the Year Award at the 2019 ESTAS Conveyancer Awards.

Outside of work Trevor is an avid Crystal Palace supporter, horse racing enthusiast and fund raiser for a Manchester based children’s charity Destination Florida.

Chris Dowling

Business Development Executive

+44 7843 370 291

Midlands - England

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Chris Dowling

Business Development Executive

Midlands - England

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+44 7843 370 291

Chris enjoyed 19 years with a major UK High Street Bank holding managerial positions.

Not long after this Bank was ‘acquired’ and being disillusioned with its direction, Chris had 8 successful years Self Employed as a whole of market Mortgage Broker; 4 years before and 4 years after the Financial crisis in 2008.

Chris was attracted to the values-based approach and the de-centralised model adopted by a Scandinavian Bank having 7 highly successful years contributing to the start-up of a branch in his home town.

Chris joined DUAL Asset in 2018 in a Business Development role in the Midlands and is also responsible for key relationships in this region.