Why experimentation—and Excel—might hold the key to success


Why experimentation—and Excel—might hold the key to success

Albert Zhou, SiriusPoint, Martin Thomas, Probitas 1492 syndicate at Lloyd’s, Jo Stainer, TigerRisk, Ashley Cliff, IGI

The next generation of insurance leaders is already in the industry. To find out what they may look like, Intelligent Insurer invited a few contenders to the Re/insurance Lounge, to grill them on their careers so far and future aspirations.

In a special session of the Re/insurance Lounge, Caroline Bedford, chief executive of consultancy EDII (educate, develop, innovate, inspire), which offers innovation, education and development services to the specialty insurance market, led a discussion with these rising stars:


  • Ashley Cliff, assistant underwriter for D&O, International General Insurance;
  • Jo Stainer, business development associate, TigerRisk Partners;
  • Martin Thomas, head of underwriting management, Probitas 1492 syndicate at Lloyd’s; and
  • Albert Zhou, senior vice president and actuarial director, SiriusPoint.


IGI, TigerRisk, Probitas 1492, SiriusPoint, Insurance, Reinsurance, Ashley Cliff, Jo Stainer, Martin Thomas, Albert Zhou, UK

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