6 May 2014News

Lancashire appoints new London CEO

Lancashire has announced the appointment of Paul Gregory as CEO of the company’s London operation and the promotion of Hayley Johnston as chief underwriting officer.

Johnston has also been appointed to the board of Lancashire UK, effective 1st May, 2014. Paul also continues in his role as the group chief underwriting officer. Both these appointments are subject to regulatory approval.

Johnston joined Lancashire in September 2007 as a member of the underwriting team. In May 2011 she was appointed deputy chief underwriting officer for Lancashire UK, in addition to her role as reinsurance manager. She was responsible for the underwriting of the marine and aviation accounts.

Commenting on the announcement, Lancashire Group CEO, Alex Maloney says: “I congratulate both Paul and Hayley on their well deserved appointments. They have both played key roles in the development of the LUK business to date and will continue to uphold our very high standards of disciplined underwriting, client service and risk management”.