Deputy Head of P&I
Shiladitya joined Thomas Miller Specialty in February 2018, following the transfer and acquisition of Navigators P&I book of business.
Shiladitya has been involved in P&I since 1998, having worked for correspondents in India for IG P&I Clubs and thereafter for an IG Club in London before moving to fixed P&I market in 2009. Shiladitya started his career in P&I as a claims handler and has worked closely with law firms in maritime arbitration matters in India and has contributed to articles in leading publications on various claims related issues.
Shiladitya moved to underwriting in 2012 and has helped some of the leading fixed premium P&I facilities in developing business in the Indian sub-continent, Turkey, Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, Vietnam and Thailand.
Crowe Boda, Kolkata – Claims Handler
Steamship Mutual – Claims Handler
British Marine (QBE) – Claims Handler
Lodestar Marine (RSA) – Underwriter
Navigators Insurance Company – Underwriter
Professional Qualification: B.Com (Commerce and Economics)
Member of The Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers.
Vast experience in claims matters.
Matthew transferred from Navigators to Thomas Miller Specialty in February 2018, following the sale of their P&I business. He started his carreer in the P&I industry in 1998 at the UK P&I Club, going on to gain Underwriting expeince in the fixed premium market at British Marine, Lodestar Marine and also the Shipowners P&I Club. Matthew’s main Underwriting areas are Greece, South / Central America and South Africa / Namiba. Matthew is also reasponsible for the “break-up” / single voyage cover facility.
Marie-Danielle joined Thomas Miller Specialty in 2016 having previously worked at the Charterers P&I Club. Marie-Danielle assists across all lines of marine business working internationally.
Michael Else & Co – Charterer’s P&I Club and Transmarine – Underwriting Assistant
Graduate of the University of Birmingham with a BA Honours in Political Economy
Skills and Experience:
A member of the Charterer Insurance Institute and CII qualified
Qualified Project Management Practitioner
Member of the Thomas Miller Netball and Touch Rugby team
Vicky joined Thomas Miller Specialty in December 2019. Vicky has over 13 years’ experience in the marine insurance industry. Vicky graduated from Oxford Brookes University with a BSc (Hons) German and Information Systems degree and has achieved DipCII.
I joined TMS on 08/02/2018 (under TUPE). Previously I worked at Navigators where I joined in 2012 as an Underwriting Assistant in P&I Team. Whilst working at Navigators I progressed from an Underwriting Assistant to an Assistant Underwriter.
Velos Insurance Services Ltd, Hull Insurance;
Rentguard Insurance, Property Insurance;
Completed Dip CII.
Lars joined Thomas Miller Specialty in March 2019, following the merger of Zeller Associates GmbH and Thomas Miller. Whilst studying in Germany, Lars worked as freight forwarder and recovery handler in Hamburg, Germany. After graduating from University, he decided to become an Underwriting Assistant in London.