Lloyd’s boss joins broker network as general manager

Lloyd’s boss joins broker network as general manager | Insurance Business

Lloyd’s boss joins broker network as general manager
Steadfast Group has appointed Lloyd’s Australia managing director Adrian Humphreys to general manager – business development.

Humphreys, who joins on 19 January 2015, will focus on working
with Steadfast Network Brokers to improve their operations.

He has been managing director of Lloyd's Australia for more than four years. He has worked with key stakeholder to grow the business by 84% from $1.1bn to over $2bn in under five years and increased the number of agencies using Lloyd’s capital from 85 to 120.

He has over 10 years’ experience in the insurance industry working for both Lloyd’s of London and Aon UK. Prior to insurance he worked at KPMG Financial Services as head of sales operations in marketing and communications.

Managing director and CEO of Steadfast Robert Kelly said: “We are delighted to have such a high calibre professional like Adrian join our team.

"Adrian has an impressive track record of growing insurance sales and improving margins across a large number of owner managed businesses.

"He has spent the last four and a half years at Lloyd’s Australia, the largest provider of insurance products in Australia written exclusively through brokers.”

Kelly added: “Adrian is well known within the UK and Australian insurance markets and has worked closely and effectively with insurance brokers and underwriting agencies.”