Succession arrangements at Steamship Mutual

Advance notice has been released of the succession arrangements that are intended (subject to the necessary regulatory approvals) following the planned retirements of three senior members of the Steamship Mutual management team. The changes will take effect at the beginning of the 2023-24 policy year on February 20th 2023.

The Managers announced that Stephen Martin would be retiring from his role as Chief Executive Officer of Steamship Insurance Management Services Limited and Senior Partner of the Club Managers, Steamship P&I Management LLP (SPIM). He will be succeeded in both roles by Jonathan Andrews, the current Head of the Eastern Syndicate.

Rohan Bray, who is currently CEO of the Hong Kong branch, will take over as head of the Eastern Syndicate.

At the same time Chris Adams will retire from his role of Chief Operating Officer, and that position will be taken by Graham Jones, who is currently Head of Legal. Malcolm Shelmerdine, currently Head of Claims for the Eastern Syndicate and Head of FDD, will take over Adams’s position as Head of the European Syndicate. Adams will be succeeded by Captain John Taylor, currently Director of Loss Prevention, as Head of Loss Prevention.

Charles Brown will retire from his role of Head of Claims and will be succeeded by Adrian Benham, who is currently Head of Claims for the Americas Syndicate.