MANAGEMENT TEAM

DAVID PLUMMER, Dip. AML, MICA - MANAGING DIRECTOR

David has been working in the Lloyd’s market since 1987 and has been a specialist consultant and trainer for over 20 years. David draws on both commercial experience looking after Fortune 500 and FTSE 250 companies as well as specialist compliance experience working as Head of Compliance and Head of Financial Crime Prevention for both national and multinational firms.  David has worked with retail and investment banks, stockbrokers, asset managers, IFAs, insurers and insurance brokers in both retail and wholesale environments, dealing at all levels including board executives and board committees

DAVID OWEN, LLB BARRISTER - CHAIR

David is an experienced non-executive director having held positions in a variety of industries. He is currently Chair of 2 travel businesses; adviser to a North-East based industrial company and legal adviser to a range of businesses in the IFA field. He has 30 years' experience as a corporate financier and venture capitalist, with involvement in the organisation of USM and AIM flotations, 40 mergers and acquisitions up to £24m, and 19 venture investments ranging up to £15m. By background, David is a degree-qualified barrister with accountancy skills and knowledge of strategic corporate development.

CHLOE CUBITT, ACII, BA (HONS) (LON) - DISTRIBUTION COMPLIANCE DIRECTOR

Chloe has over 15 years' commercial underwriting experience in the London market. Her underwriting career has focused on specialist insurance products, including political risks, private and public contractual counterparty default risk (payment and performance default) for various underlying banking products, and violent risks, mainly located in emerging markets. As a senior political risk underwriter, Chloe has extensive expertise in dealing with financial institutions, as well as compiling qualitative and quantitive risk assessment. Chloe now acts as the Distribution Compliance Director of Bluefriars Brokers Ltd.

SEAN WELHAM, MBA (Master of Business Administration), BOARD CONSULTANT

Sean brings to Bluefriars over 20 years of strategic management and executive experience in North America, Europe and Asia.  He has worked with many companies worldwide, including General Electric (USA) and Barclays Plc., holding various senior leadership positions with particular focus on corporate strategy, marketing and pricing.  In his role as Board Consultant, Sean works with Bluefriars' Board of Directors, in an advisory capacity, to develop and support a robust and sustainable process for new market strategies.

 

MARK SCORGIE – ADVANCED DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME, CRANFIELD UNIVERSITY, GEOGRAPHY BA (HONS) – EXECUTIVE COACH

We welcome Mark to the Bluefriars’ team. He brings with him a wealth of knowledge as a management consultant, in which capacity he has developed bespoke solutions that address individual business needs. He has years of experience in European operational management; multi-channel distribution; global strategy development; innovation and brand management. Therefore, Mark is well placed to support Bluefriars Group in his role as Bluefriars’ Executive Coach and is available to Bluefriars’ Appointed Representatives and clients by arrangement.