Gallagher has announced the appointment of Tim Wright as a consultant for its global aerospace operations. In his new role, Mr. Wright will be responsible for providing risk management and expert insurance advice to the company’s international space clients, as well as supporting business development in this area.
Wright has over 30 years of experience in space insurance, representing clients as a broker and underwriting space risk for all major operators, satellite manufacturers and rocket providers. Most recently, in 2014, he was Chief Underwriting Officer of Space at Altitude Risk Partners, which he co-founded with Wright, and Nexus Underwriting, which he acquired in 2018. He started his career as a Willis broker in the late 1980s before joining Johnson and Higgins. He has also held positions with Aon and Global Aerospace Underwriting Managers.
Peter Elson, CEO of Gallagher’s aerospace practice, said: “He brings a wealth of experience, knowledge and expertise to the space division that enhances our team and our customer offerings. This is an example of our ongoing efforts to
“The space industry is undergoing rapid growth and change with the emergence of many new satellite constellations, new rockets under development, and new industry players complementing the major players with software-defined satellites. , we need innovative and advanced insurance solutions to protect our business in space,” said Wright. “We are delighted to be working with Gallagher’s space team, which has a strong track record of winning new clients and providing world-class risk management and insurance advice. I have.”
Gallagher welcomes new space consultant
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