Marsh appoints new chairman and CEO of UK Aviation Practice

Darren Wood
By Darren Wood September 10, 2019 09:50

Marsh appoints new chairman and CEO of UK Aviation Practice

Insurance broker and risk adviser Marsh has appointed Andy Smith as chairman and CEO of its UK Aviation Practice based in London.

In his new role, Smith will report to Paul Moody, UK CEO, Marsh JLT Specialty, and Simon Harker, global head of aviation at Marsh JLT Specialty. 

Smith, who brings over 30 years’ experience to his new role, joined Marsh in 2007 and previously held senior roles within its UK Aviation Practice, most recently as head of the UK airline business. Prior to joining Marsh, he was a partner at JLT and part of the firm’s Aerospace executive team.

In this role, Smith is responsible for the overall management and development of the firm’s London-based aviation and aerospace business, which provides specialist risk support and insurance services to both a UK and international client base. 

The UK Aviation Practice is part of Marsh JLT Specialty’s Global Aviation Practice, which advises many of the world’s leading airlines, manufacturers, airports, and other key industry players on insurance and risk management programmes.

Darren Wood
By Darren Wood September 10, 2019 09:50