Chief Executive Officer
Adam founded Satinwood in August 2020. He began working in North American property binders in 2007 at Brit Insurance where he spent 6 years before he joined Aegis London as an Assistant Underwriter. Adam left Aegis in 2020 where he headed up their North American Property Binding Authority team.
Chief Operating Officer
James joined Satinwood from Axis where he was Senior Data Analyst for the syndicate. He has over 15 years of experience, primarily in North American Property Binders, and is a recipient of the prestigious Insurance Times Technology Award for “Most Innovative Use of Data” (2014).
Matt joined Satinwood in October 2022 as Senior Underwriter. He began working in North American Property Binders in 2012 at Canopius Group, where he spent 7 years before joining AEGIS London as an Underwriter for their Property Binders team in 2019.
Jemima joined Satinwood in April 2021 after graduating from University of Exeter with Geography Honours (2:1). She has previously gained experience working at RMS and Instech London, and has joined Satinwood as a Junior Data Analyst and Underwriting Assistant
Lead Data Architect
Mike joined Satinwood in June 2023. He has worked within the Lloyd's, London and European insurance markets since 1996, developing strong opinions on the best ways to classify information and structure systems. Mike has a degree in mathematics from the University of Bristol, and a keen interest in cryptography and the foundations of computer science.
Diogo Gomes dos Santos
Diogo joined Satinwood in February 2022 after graduating from Imperial College London with First-Class Honours in Mathematics. With a background in data science and programming, alongside experience communicating data from private tutoring, he joined Satinwood as a Data Scientist.
Dan joined Satinwood after three years as part of Beat Syndicate 4242’s Exposure Management team. Dan has five years of experience within the Exposure Management sphere and holds a master’s degree in Risk from Durham University.
Rebecca joined Satinwood in February 2023 having previously worked in company secretarial teams in the insurance sector since 2013.
Lauren joined Satinwood in January 2024 with a professional background in team administrative support. Lauren has a BA in Psychology (2:1) from the University of Essex.
John has accumulated 45 years of experience and expertise in the insurance and reinsurance market. Having been joint CEO of RK Carvill, John joined Willis Re in 2009 until he retired in 2017 as Global CEO.
Head of Claims, Beat 4242
Jonathan has over 25 years’ experience handling claims in the Lloyd’s market, with a particular focus on Binding Authority business and over this time has overseen the market response to some of the market’s largest catastrophe losses. Jonathan currently co-chairs the LMA Delegated Authority Claims Group.
Katie has had a 10+ year career in the London insurance market. Until 2017, Katie worked at a Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. subsidiary, NewLine, as a personal assistant and began her career in 2002 with Dial Ltd.