Andrew is one of the foremost and experienced practitioners in the global M&A insurance market, having taken a leading role in the establishment and development of transactional insurance products over the course of more than 13 years in the industry.
Prior to co-founding Brockwell, Andrew spent seven years in the M&A Insurance Group at AIG, initially as underwriting counsel and latterly taking responsibility for running its EMEA book and managing one of the largest teams in the market. He joined Allied World in 2013 to lead its M&A team, where he successfully oversaw significant growth in headcount and revenue of the team and diversification of the book.
Prior to joining the M&A insurance industry, Andrew spent seven years with Eversheds Sutherland and Nabarro LLP (now CMS) as a corporate lawyer.
Andrew is a regular speaker and contributor to articles on transactional insurance related matters
Lee is a co-founder of Brockwell with over 20 years’ experience in M&A.
He joined Allied World in 2014 to write M&A insurance and has over four years’ experience underwriting transactions across a broad range of jurisdictions and industries.
Prior to that, Lee spent eight years as a corporate lawyer with Eversheds Sutherland and Herbert Smith Freehills, followed by seven years in the legal department of a FTSE 100 company, latterly heading its M&A team.
A co-founder of Brockwell, Lana has significant experience in the transactional insurance industry.
While working as an M&A underwriter with AIG and Allied World, she co-ran the UK M&A team at AIG and underwrote a wide range of transactions across numerous jurisdictions and sectors. In addition, Lana successfully devised and implemented a strategy to expand Allied World’s presence in the litigation and contingent risk markets.
Prior to joining the M&A insurance industry, Lana spent several years as a corporate lawyer with CMS.
Alec is a co-founder of Brockwell with over 15 years insurance experience in both broking and underwriting at Aon, Marsh, AIG, Allied World and CNA Hardy.
An economist by background, Alec most recently had responsibility for running the Financial and Commercial Institutions books, and managing underwriting teams at CNA Hardy and Allied World. During this time Alec developed specialised risk transfer products for the private equity industry.
Prior to this, Alec had responsibility for managing a Financial Lines portfolio, including the deployment of a special situations book at AIG. He also underwrote a wide range of M&A risks during his time at AIG.
Head of Tax
Prior to joining Brockwell as Head of Tax, Richard spent several years as a tax associate at CMS where he regularly acted on international and cross-border transactions, including all aspects of corporate tax and direct/indirect taxes, with a particular focus on private equity, corporate structuring, funds and transactional risk insurance as well as general M&A, financing and real estate.
Richard has significant experience in transactional risk insurance having frequently advised both insurers and insureds in this respect in both a tax and general M&A context. He was seconded from CMS to the Allied World M&A team in 2015.