Sector Expertise and Key Skills
Insurance, Underwriting Retail, Logistics and Process Manufacturing.
Project leadership, business risk, underwriting risk, supply chain risk, corporate governance, M&A, Non Executive Directorships
Paul has 20 years experience as a bi-lingual risk management and corporate governance professional in three FTSE100, one FTSE250 and a large private Swiss company (paper industry: Arjo Wiggins Appleton plc; logistics: Exel plc; retail: Kingfisher plc; packaging: Tetra Laval International; ceramics: Morgan Crucible plc).
In each company he set and delivered strategies to improve the management of business risk leading to improved predictability of corporate performance and fewer unforeseen incidents.
Prior to these roles spent 20 years in the insurance industry in risk management, marketing and underwriting.
As well as providing risk management, governance and insurance services, he presently a Non-Executive Director of Ascot Underwriting Limited.
Paul has have lived and worked in the USA, Australia, Belgium, France, Switzerland. He can speak French fluently.
Chartered Engineer C.Eng MiMechE.
Chairman of Airmic 2011/12 (UK Risk Managers Association)
Vice-President of Ferma 2006/11 (European Risk Managers Association).
Voted ”European Risk Manager of the Year, 2007”.
Current member of the Group of Experts at UNECE working group on risk in regulation. (UN Economic Commission for Europe)
Phone: + 44 (0) 207 558 8163