David became Chairman of Hedgehog Risk in 2013 and is a recognised leader in the international insurance and investment markets. In 2005 he was named as ‘Insurance Person of the Year’ by the Bermuda Insurance Institute. 5 years later he was presented with the BII’s ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’.
In his early career, David was a Partner with KPMG in Bermuda, before establishing International Advisory Services Ltd. (‘IAS’) in 1981. In 2009 IAS was acquired by Marsh & McLennan and David assumed the position of Chairman & Managing Director of the combined entity, Marsh IAS.
As well as serving on the Board of several international companies. David also currently holds the position of President and Director of Valor Group Ltd.
David was educated at Sherwood College, Nainital, India. He was admitted as a Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales in 1971 and was admitted to Fellowship in 1978. In 1972/3 he attended the Graduate Business Centre of the City University, London and received his MBA, majoring in Investment Analysis.
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Devam leads Hedgehog Risk's underwritng operations and has over 15 years industry experience across various international reinsurance and insurance markets.
In his last role at a Swiss reinsurer based in Bermuda, Devam was responsible for bringing in more than $200m of premium income and wrote risks in excess of $1bn over a period of 3 years. During that time, he also successfully managed a $120m catastrophe risk sidecar for external investors.
A graduate in pure mathematics from the University of Delhi, Devam also holds an MBA from the Instituto de Empresa in Madrid, along with a Masters in Actuarial Science from Heriot Watt University in Edinburgh.
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Luke began his career in sports sponsorship, working for BDS Sponsorship as an Account Manager, gaining valuable experience in the commercial sports and leisure industry.
He has been at Hedgehog Risk for over 8 years, during which period he has been instrumental in driving the company forward, establishing key market relationships, and overseeing its development into a leading London market MGA.
In his time at Hedgehog Risk, Luke has advised a wide range of organisations and is credited with having managed large sporting risk linked to numerous international sporting events.
With the ability to speak three languages, Luke holds a modern languages degree from Newcastle University.
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Saul is responsible for the development and handling of Hedgehog Risk's direct business, having joined the company in 2012 from BP, London, where he worked as an Exposure Analyst.
Since joining, Saul has played a pivotal role in growing the company's portfolio of clients, particuarly across professional football, golf and tennis, where he has established Hedgehog Risk as a leading player in the market.
With a solid sporting background, Saul holds a top class honours degree from Brunel University, London, and is also a member of the Insurance Institute of London.
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After graduating from The London School of Economics and Political Science with a top class honours degree in Actuarial Science, Ben undertook graduate internships at Lane Clark & Peacock LLP and Hymans Robertson, before joining Hedgehog Risk in 2014 as Risk Analyst.
Working on the underwriting side of the business supporting day-to-day operations, Ben is responsible for the analysis and rating of incoming enquiries on both new and renewal business, as well as assisting in the development of the company’s pricing strategy and market relationships.