Insurance Industry Veteran Joins Ensurance UK Board
Ensurance UK Limited (Ensurance), the niche construction and engineering MGA and Lloyd’s Coverholder is pleased to announce Tim Cramphorn has been appointed as Non-Executive Director from 1 November 2018, subject to regulatory approval.
A Chartered Director with over 45 years of insurance industry experience, Cramphorn has previously held multiple director and non-executive director roles and currently holds directorships at several Lloyd’s and non-Lloyd’s insurance brokers and captive insurance companies in Guernsey.
Cramphorn is a former CEO and Managing Director of HSB Engineering Insurance, an international engineering insurance company owned by Munich Re Group. His extensive career includes roles as Chair of the British Machinery Insurers Association, a committee member of the Insurance Institute of London Property Committee and as an active syndicate underwriter at Lloyd’s. His broad insurance experience spans the energy sector, professional indemnity, latent defects, liabilities, credit and political risks and surety.
Commenting on his appointment, Cramphorn said:
“I’m delighted to be joining the Ensurance team and to play a role in helping to reposition the business in the UK and internationally. There is a great opportunity for future growth and to establish a global reputation as the go-to provider for specialist construction insurance. I’m excited to be part of the team that is making this happen.”
Tim James, Ensurance UK CEO added:
“This appointment is a real coup for Ensurance and we’re excited to welcome Tim to the UK Board of Directors. His extensive experience in the insurance industry and his background in construction and engineering further strengthens the Board and expands our industry-wide connections.”
“We continue to reposition our business to build out our specialist insurance offering and I have no doubt that his insights and guidance will be a significant contribution to this process and the company’s future success.”