Chief monetary officer Burkhard Keese, who has helped lead the operations of Lloyd’s for over a 12 months, will now be focussed on the finance operate, following the promotion of transformation director Bob James (pictured) to chief operations officer as a part of modifications to the Lloyd’s govt committee.
“On account of Bob’s sturdy management, the Blueprint Two programme is making regular progress in our drive in the direction of market digitalisation, enabling him to now lengthen his remit to Lloyd’s operations operate,” stated chief govt John Neal in a launch.
James assumed the COO submit on March 14, whereas present deputy CFO Alex Cliff (pictured under) joined the chief committee. The modifications are aimed toward strengthening the strategic focus to ship towards the priorities set out by Lloyd’s.
“I’m grateful for Burkhard’s help in main operations over the previous 14 months, and am equally delighted that deputy CFO Alex Cliff will convey her perception and expertise to Lloyd’s govt committee,” added Neal.
James – whose credentials embody time spent at CNA Insurance coverage and QBE – has been with Lloyd’s since 2021. Cliff, who got here on board in 2022, was with the likes of Direct Line Group and StarStone.
In the meantime, it was introduced that Keese could have a selected deal with rising the Lloyd’s funding platform and threat transformation automobile London Bridge.