Directors & Management

Our group executive committee is responsible for the day-to-day running of the group.

Michael Watson – Group Chairman and Chief Executive
Barbara Turner – Group Head of Human Resources
Chris Jarvis – Joint Active Underwriter
Laurie Davison – Chief Operating Officer
Mike Duffy – Group Chief Underwriting Officer
Nick Betteridge – Chief Actuary
Nigel Meyer – Chief Financial Officer
Sarah Willmont – Joint Active Underwriter
Sheldon Lacy – Group Head of Governance

Michael Watson – Chief Executive, Chairman
Ian Owen – Independent Non-Executive Director
Mike Duffy – Group Chief Underwriting Officer
Nigel Meyer – Chief Financial Officer
Paul Ceurvorst – Independent Non-Executive Director
Paul Meader – Independent Non-Executive Director
Peter Hazell – Independent Non-Executive Director

Ian Owen – Independent Non-Executive Director, Chairman
Laurie Davison – Chief Operating Officer
Michael Watson – Chief Executive Officer, Group Chairman
Mike Duffy – Group Chief Underwriting Officer
Nick Betteridge – Chief Actuary
Nigel Meyer – Chief Financial Officer
Paul Ceurvorst – Independent Non-Executive Director
Paul Meader – Independent Non-Executive Director
Peter Hazell – Independent Non-Executive Director
Sheldon Lacy – Chief Governance Officer

Canopius seeks a broad range of qualities and competences when recruiting members to the Board and regularly reviews the composition of the Board to ensure that it has an appropriate diversity of qualifications, knowledge and experience.