Overview

Our management team brings together recognised experts in each of the disciplines required to support and develop underwriting organisations. Our management team is dedicated to delivering superior service to our clients.

Meet the Management Team

  • Steve Michael joined Faraday in September 2016 and was formally appointed as Chief Executive Officer in December 2016. Steve has been employed by the Berkshire Hathaway Group since 2000. His most recent experience has been as CEO at Resolute, this involved the management of Berkshire Hathaway International Insurance Limited and a portfolio of run-off businesses including Equitas.

  • Chris joined Faraday (formerly DP Mann) in 1985 on leaving University. He has been an Underwriter of Casuality business since 1992. Chris was Manager of the Specialist Lines team from 2003 to 2012 and Head of Casualty underwriting from 2013 to June 2017. He was appointed as joint Chief Underwriting Officer, subject to regulatory approval, in June 2017.

    Tom joined Faraday (formerly DP Mann) in 1997 having worked at Synd 219. He has been an underwriter of property treaty business since 1998. Whilst at Faraday he has also written D&F property and aviation retro. He was Head of International Property Treaty from 2013 to June 2017. He was appointed as joint Chief Underwriting Officer, subject to regulatory approval, in June 2017.

  • Andrew joined Faraday as Chief Financial Officer in 2014. Prior to joining Faraday, Andrew was Finance Director of Starr Managing Agents Ltd which he joined as Chief Actuary in 2010. He has previously held roles in Newline and Watson Wyatt.

  • Jason joined Faraday in 2003 and was appointed COO in 2015, and is responsible for Faraday's outsourcing, change management, and underwriting & claims operations. Jason first joined Faraday as Reinsurance Administration Manager, and then moved to Head of Operations in 2010. Jason has worked in the Insurance sector for over 25 years, and is a Fellow of the Chartered Insurance Institute and a technical specialist of the Institute of Risk management.

  • Michael joined Faraday in 2016 as the Chief Risk Officer and Head of Compliance. Michael's team is responsible for the Own Risk and Solvency Assessment (ORSA) process, with specific focus on risk strategy, appetite and internal model use, as well as ensuring Faraday's compliance with all relevant regulatory requirements. Prior to joining Faraday, Michael was Head of Risk at Marketform Managing Agency and has held previous roles at Catlin Group Ltd and Legal & General.

  • Charles joined Faraday (then known as D.P. Mann) in 1994 as Property Claims Manager. He became Head of Claims for the Syndicate and Faraday Reinsurance Co. Ltd in 2004. Prior to Faraday, Charles was an Associated Director of Sturge Syndicate 210.

  • Liz became Company Secretary for Faraday Underwriting Limited in 1996 having joined the Finance team in 1994. She is now Company Secretary for all the Faraday related legal entities. Liz qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Ernst & Young before working at other accountancy practices, including her own small business, and then moved into commerce.