Chief monetary officer Burkhard Keese, who has helped lead the operations of Lloyd’s for over a 12 months, will now be focussed on the finance perform, following the promotion of transformation director Bob James (pictured) to chief operations officer as a part of adjustments to the Lloyd’s govt committee.
“On account of Bob’s sturdy management, the Blueprint Two programme is making regular progress in our drive in direction of market digitalisation, enabling him to now lengthen his remit to Lloyd’s operations perform,” stated chief govt John Neal in a launch.
James assumed the COO submit on March 14, whereas present deputy CFO Alex Cliff (pictured under) joined the chief committee. The adjustments are aimed toward strengthening the strategic focus to ship in opposition to the priorities set out by Lloyd’s.
“I’m grateful for Burkhard’s help in main operations over the previous 14 months, and am equally delighted that deputy CFO Alex Cliff will carry her perception and expertise to Lloyd’s govt committee,” added Neal.
James – whose credentials embrace time spent at CNA Insurance coverage and QBE – has been with Lloyd’s since 2021. Cliff, who got here on board in 2022, was with the likes of Direct Line Group and StarStone.
In the meantime, it was introduced that Keese can have a specific give attention to rising the Lloyd’s funding platform and danger transformation car London Bridge.