Chief Commercial Officer
Guy began his insurance career in 1985 working for a major Lloyd’s marine Syndicate. Joined the West of England P&I Club in 1989 to underwrite US based fixed premium programme, which in 1991 became Osprey Underwriting Agency. Osprey was the first dedicated fixed premium P&I independent Managing Underwriting Agency (MUA), of which I became Underwriting Director and CEO.
In November 2015 Osprey became part of Thomas Miller Limited, that in 2017 became Thomas Miller Specialty.
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.
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.
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
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.
Underwriting Assistant (Business)
Debra joined Thomas Miller Specialty after having lived abroad for 7 years in Belgium and Italy. She has worked in Marine insurance for her entire career, a majority of that time being within the London Market predominantly as a Cargo Underwriter.
Cargo Underwriter for RSA and Wurttembergische, which subsequently became Antares.
Skills and Experience:
Recognised European qualifications in Flemish ( Level B1 ) and Italian ( Level B2)