Lloyd's has announced that Andrew Brooks has taken up the position of Deputy Chair of the Council of Lloyd's, effective 9th February 2023.
Mr Brooks has been an elected Council member since 2017 and, until his retirement in February, was the CEO of Ascot Underwriting Ltd for 15 years, having joined at the firm's inception in 2001 as an Energy Underwriter.
Lloyd's Chairman, Bruce Carnegie-Brown, commented;
"With nearly 40 years of experience in the Lloyd’s Market and over five years serving on Lloyd’s Council, I am delighted that Andrew has accepted my invitation to become Deputy Chair. I look forward to continuing our work together on the Council, delivering against our performance, digitalisation, sustainability and cultural goals during an important period for both Lloyd’s and the wider insurance industry."
Mr Brooks commented;
“My time both within the Market and on Lloyd’s Council has been immensely rewarding so far. Through my work at Ascot, I’ve been lucky enough to play a part in cementing Lloyd’s as the global destination for specialty insurance and look forward to continuing to ensure it remains a hub of expertise for the future.
My priorities as Deputy Chair will be to further develop Lloyd’s strategic priorities, which will enhance value for all stakeholders, and I’m excited to get started.”
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