The $7 Million Nose Job

O'Connor, Robert
May 2008
Best's Review;May2008, Vol. 109 Issue 1, p108
Trade Publication
The article focuses on Ilja Gort, a French wine expert who insured his nose for €5 million in France. Jonathan H.A. Thomas, an underwriter for lead insurer Watkins Syndicate, said that in accepting the deal, they considered the earnings capacity of Gort who is a principal of a company. Thomas added that Gort was the first person to insure his nose.


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