Ed bolsters Risk Solutions with senior hire

Ed, the global reinsurance, wholesale and specialty broker, today announces the appointment of Simon Stovell as Divisional Director for the Risk Solutions team. Stovell begins with immediate effect and will report to Stephen Louden, Managing Director, Risk Solutions.

Stovell brings more than 30 years of industry experience having worked in the Lloyd’s market as both a broker and an underwriter. He joins Ed from Faraday having held the role of Senior Binder Underwriter since 2014. Stovell began his career in 1987 as a broker at Robert Barrow and went on to hold a number of senior roles including Partner in the property fac division of JLT Re and Executive Director of Lonmar in the non-marine division.

Louden said, “Simon’s appointment further reinforces Ed’s market leading capabilities. We are committed to providing clients with the highest level of advocacy, and with our first-class pricing tools and leading expertise we are well positioned to deliver outstanding service. Throughout his impressive career, Simon has accrued extensive experience in the US and international market, making him a great addition to the risk solutions team and well placed to diversify our current offering. I look forward to working with him.”