Guy Carpenter has appointed Simon Smith, formerly of Skuld Services, as head of EMEA & international P&I business.
Smith will be responsible for all the global marine & energy team’s activities in the region and will also oversee all international P&I business.
He will be based in London and will report to James Summers, head of global marine & energy.
Smith has 30 years of experience in the marine market and was previously executive vice president at Skuld Services responsible for business development, as well as being a member of the firm’s management board.
Summers said: “We are delighted to be adding Simon to our global marine & energy leadership team. He brings a wealth of knowledge from a regional standpoint and we believe that along with the rest of our international team helps ensure a first class proposition for our clients and prospects in the region. In addition, Simon’s vast network of contacts across the P&I sector will assist us greatly in expanding our existing portfolio in the coming years.”
Guy Carpenter, Skuld, Simon Smith, Europe, MENA