John brings over thirty years of experience to the role, including a range of senior underwriting positions. John joined Brit in 2009, initially as Short Tail Portfolio Director, before becoming Group Executive Underwriter.
Prior to joining Brit, John spent six years as a Production Underwriter at Beazley and played a key role in driving the build-out of its US platform. He started his career at Marsh, latterly holding the role of Senior Vice President and leading the US Property broking team in London.
Nick Davies, President, BGSU, commented: “We are pleased to welcome John to BGSU as Chief Underwriting Officer and we look forward to building on BGSU’s strong growth trajectory. John’s appointment will ensure that this growth continues to be underpinned by Brit’s underwriting discipline.”
Matthew Wilson, CEO, Brit, added: “Our US business has seen continued development over the last year and John’s appointment will further complement the significant progress being made on the ambitious strategy we have for our US platform.”