Perceptive Underwriting

Spring 2018

Nexus Headquarters

We officially opened our doors to nearly 250 people in February for a reception to mark the official launch of our brilliant new office.

Our vision was to have a modern and versatile broker lounge which would draw brokers and clients from Leadenhall Street, while also doubling as an event space. This versatility encapsulates the vibrant atmosphere of Nexus as we look to attract the best talent in the industry.

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Scott Day

Scott Day has nailed his colours to the Vectura Marine mast and brings with him a wealth of experience. He began his career at Insurance Broker Willis Faber & Dumas in 1987 handling marine and and energy Claims before joining the Guardian Royal Exchange in 1996 as a senior marine claims adjuster.

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Mike Sibthorpe

Senior industry figure Mike Sibthorpe will join as Chief Executive Officer of Insurance and Reinsurance in April and also become a member of the Nexus Group board.

Colin Thompson, Founder and Executive Chairman of Nexus, said: 

“We continue to attract exceptional talent to augment the team on every level, and bringing in someone of Mike’s calibre is a huge credit to the company and the direction that we are headed. Mike has enjoyed an enormously successful and extensive career throughout the industry, establishing Lloyd’s syndicates, growing businesses and delivering improved underwriting performances.” 

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James Lawrie

We’ve just acquired Apsley Specialty, a specialist for Directors and Officers and Financial Institutions.

Headed up by James Lawrie, Apsley Specialty is a registered and approved Lloyd's Coverholder established in 2012 and, as part of the acquisition, James will join the board of Nexus Underwriting Limited whilst both brands will continue to operate as they currently do.

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