George is ex Royal Navy with a certificate of competency equivalent to that achieved in the Merchant Navy and has extensive ship handling experience in a number of RN hull types. He is qualified as Company Security Officer, ISM, ISPS & ISO 14001 lead auditor and prior to joining UK Club was employed as deputy safety and security manager.
He also completed a 6 month training contract in the London office with LS1 and Underwriting in 2013.
Janice joined Underwriting in December 2014, providing support to the Europe and Americas Team. Prior to that Janice worked at Thomas Miller for a number of years in the European Regional Support Team where she was a Communications Assistant and then a Senior Communications Assistant for the P&I and FDD Claims teams.
Jim joined TMA 2017 after earning his LL.M. in Admiralty Law from Tulane University. He received his J.D. from Gonzaga University, is a member of the Washington State Bar, and has worked for various stevedoring and tugboat operators on the West Coast. Jim specialises in Bodily Injury claims and is a member of the TMA BI team.
Mark is a former Merchant Navy deck officer sailing on a variety of vessel types including product tankers, container ships, general cargo, reefer, Ro-Ro and seismic survey ships. Mark worked with another International Group P&I Club for a number of years and was the Manager of the Admiralty Claims team. In 2010 Mark joined a leading London law firm as an Admiralty Manager where he was involved in attending and investigating casualties including salvage, fires, cargo explosions, collisions, property damage claims, groundings, unsafe ports, damage to submarine cables, cargo liquefaction and piracy. Mark joined Thomas Miller in 2014 and is Senior Claims Director for London Syndicate L4.
Nigel joined Thomas Miller in 2003 as an actuary from PwC, a big 4 professional services firm where he specialised in analytics and M&A. He became Chief Actuary in 2008, providing actuarial services to all insurance entities managed by Thomas Miller.
With effect from 1 June 2018, Nigel was appointed Chief Financial Officer for the UK P&I Club. He was also appointed as a Director of the Club’s parent company, UK Europe, with effect from the same date.
Rafael joined the Club in August 2016. Rafael is a lawyer from Venezuela with LL.M degree in Admiralty and Maritime Law from Tulane University (New Orleans, LA). He came from a law firm in Venezuela where he used to practice maritime law, and oil and gas law for 16 years in cases involving several jurisdictions in Latin America. He currently handles P&I and FD&D claims in the Americas mainly focusing in South and Central America for the Members of the UK Club.
Rafael is fluent in English, Portuguese, and Spanish (native speaker).
William joined Thomas Miller is 2012. He is an Underwriter on the Europe team, servicing European and American Members, having previously worked in the Asia Pacific team. Prior to joining Thomas Miller in 2012, William worked in the Lloyd's market as a Marine insurance broker.