RFIB Group Limited, the international Lloyd’s insurance and reinsurance broker, today announces the appointment of Steve Hughes as Divisional Director, Hull and War. He takes up his new position with immediate effect and will report to Chris Tansley, Managing Director of Marine International.
Steve brings nearly three decades of experience in the Lloyd’s market to RFIB. He joins from Willis where he served as Executive Director, Marine. Prior to this, Steve spent six years at Price Forbes as a Divisional Director responsible for producing and placing Marine Hull and Liability business. He began his career in 1989 with John Plumer and Partners (later AJ Gallagher) and has also held senior positions at Ropner Insurance and Besso.
Jonathan Turnbull, Chief Executive Officer of RFIB, said, “A key part of our growth strategy is to attract individuals who have the experience, market understanding and service driven approach to complement our specialist team. Steve has these qualities in abundance and his highly impressive reputation and vast expertise, particularly in US and Asian business, will be a significant asset to our Hull and War team. I am very pleased to welcome him to RFIB.”